"JERASH - Hippodrome" Jerash - Gerasa Tip by naruto

Jerash - Gerasa, Jordan: 87 reviews and 157 photos

  Arches of the Hippodrome
by naruto

The Hippodrome lies between Hadrian's Arch and the South Gate, and dates back to the 2nd century AD. It was able to seat up to 15,000 spectators, and in its heyday, was the scene for chariot races, ancient sports and gladiator matches.

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  • Written Jul 12, 2005
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