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THE COLOSSEUM IN ROME – A MUST ROME ATTRACTION

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THE ROMAN COLOSSEUM

The Colosseum – Flavian Amphitheater is one of the most famous roman attractions and one of the most spectacular symbols of ancient Rome. As the largest amphitheater ever built, The Colosseum should definitely be a part of your Rome things-to-do list.

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Situated in the heart of the city of Rome, it is a perfect starting point for your Rome sightseeing tours. You can explore this majestic construction on your own, or book one of the Colosseum tours. Considering that visiting the Colosseum is one of the most popular things to do while in Rome, it attracts over 5 million people every year.
Getting Colosseum tickets could be a time-consuming process. To avoid standing in the long queue on your visit, consider buying Colosseum tickets online. To avoid crowds, try to go early in the morning or around 12 PM when big tour groups have a lunch break.

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THE COLOSSEUM

BEST PRESERVED MONUMENT OF ROMAN EMPIRE

Although it seems circular, the Colosseum is an oval-shaped amphitheater, 50 meters high, 190 meters long, and 156 meters wide. The outer wall was damaged by several earthquakes, and as a consequence of the quake in 1349, the entire south side collapsed. Collapsed stone was reused for the reconstruction of buildings, palaces, churches, and other buildings all around Rome. Despite numerous damages caused as the result of the earthquake, fire, neglect, and stone-robbers, the Colosseum and its Arena Floor are still the iconic symbols of Rome. Therefore it is listed as one of the 7 new Wonder of the World. Read more about when and how Colosseum was built or Colosseum history.

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THINGS TO DO IN ROME

Since all roads lead to Rome, the “eternal city “– a place of exceptional beauty, contrast, and life. The City of Rome offers an open-air museum, and it also has preserved a profound architectural homogeneity. Considering that, there is a lot of various Rome attractions worth visiting.

Your starting point and definitely must-see place should be Palatine Hill, the famous hill where Romulus created the first foundations of the future Rome. After this, explore the Colosseum, which is situated nearby. Colosseum ticket is valid for Palatine Hill as well, be sure to get yours online to skip the long waiting lines.

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VISITING THE COLOSSEUM

If you travel to Rome, you can’t leave the city without visiting the Colosseum. The old amphitheater is very impressive and still attracts lots of crowds from all over the world, even though there are no more gladiator fights. More than seven million visitors explore the old building each year, and it is, therefore, advisable to prepare well for the Colosseum visit. Below you can find all the tips and tricks which you need to know before visiting Colosseum in Rome.

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COLOSSEUM HISTORY

The Colosseum has a rich history. The arena was built under the rule of Emperor Vespasian, around 70-72 AD. The original purpose of the Colosseum was to host gladiator games and various other events. But the arena was not used only for the gladiator games. 

Also, executions, mock battles, dramas based on Classical mythology, and reenactments of famous battles were held in the Colosseum. Did you know that, for a mock sea battle, the Colosseum would be flooded with water?

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COLOSSEUM ARCHITECTURE

Colosseum is an ancient Roman amphitheater built in an elliptical shape with a short and a long axis.

The famous monument is 50 meters tall, 156 meters wide, and 190 meters long. The structure of the Colosseum is built of various different materials. Travertine blocks were used for load-bearing support, stairs, external walls. Radial walls were constructed from blocks and bricks of tufa.

Learn more about the architecture of the majestic Colosseum.

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