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About this place
It may be two thousand years old but the Colosseum is still the symbol of the eternal city, every year drawing thousands of visitors, meaning long queues and an endless wait. Place Managed by the Rome's Tourism Dept. in collaboration with //Avanti Concept Agency
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1 Piazza del Colosseo
Roma, Lazio 00184
Phone+39 06 3996 7700
Hours of Operation statusOpen · Closes 7:00 PM

Tips from locals

Elena & David
Elena & David
August 19, 2019
Unveiled in the 1st Century A.C., this structure was named “Colosseum” because of its colossal statue, representing the emperor Nero, which was near the amphitheater. The Romans had fun watching the gladiators wrestle with wild animals or assisting at spectacular simulations of naval battles.
July 22, 2019
A unique place in the world
January 16, 2019
Or Flavian Amphitheatre. Closed to the Roman Forum and to the Arch of Emperor Constantine. Just by the Palatine Hill and the Circus Maximus. You will have a good chance to visit the historical heart of the city and enjoyng the city centre as well. In 15 minutes you reach Piazza Venezia just walking…