Roman Colosseum Interesting Facts

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The Roman Colosseum
The Roman Colosseum (also called Coliseum) is a huge ancient oval amphitheater, located just east of the Roman Forum in Rome, Italy. It is one of Italy's most famous tourist attractions. For hundreds of years the ancient Romans would gather at the Colosseum to watch gladiators battle, executions, plays, and spectacular shows like mock sea battles and reenactments of famous Roman battles. On this page are lists of interesting facts about the Roman Colosseum written for both kids and adults. This information includes when it was built, how it was constructed, and what condition it is in today.

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The Roman Colosseum Interesting Facts