Ro­man ru­ins prove pop­u­lar

Costa Levante News - - NEWS -

By Nuria Pérez VIS­ITS to Carta­gena’s Ro­man theatre (see photo) were up by 14% on last year’s fig­ure dur­ing Au­gust, with 31,500 tourists en­ter­ing the his­toric site. The the- atre’s mu­seum is the most vis­ited mu­seum in Mur­cia re­gion.

More than 1.5 mil­lion peo­ple have passed through since it was opened in July 2008.

City hall noted that more than 50% of these are for­eign vis­i­tors – mainly Bri­tish, Ger­man, French and Rus­sian na­tion­als.

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