14/50.- Gortys, Odeon, 1st c A.D.


Next to the building containing the Gortys law code there is the site of the Odeon, A Roman amphitheatre dating to the 1st c. AD. There are still 4 rows of seats and two flights of stairs preserved today. On the northern side are the entrances. The stage is paved with brick and marbles. The semicircular orchestra is paved with white and grey marble slabs. The north wall of the stage has four niches which were used for statues.

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