COLOSSEOLocated in the heart of the archaeological city of Rome, the Flavian Amphitheater, or more commonly the Coliseum stands for monumentality and receives daily a large number of visitors attracted by the unspoilt charm of its history and of its complex architecture. Built in the first century. C. at the behest of the emperors of the Flavian dynasty, the Colosseum, so-called from a colossal statue that stood nearby, welcomed, until the end of antiquity, shows of great popular appeal, such as hunting and fighting gladiators.
The building was, and remains today, a show in itself. It is in fact the largest amphitheater not only of the city of Rome, but also in the world, able to offer amazing scenic equipment and services for viewers. Symbol of the glories of the empire, the amphitheater has changed over the centuries its face and its function, offering itself as a space structured but open to the Roman community. Today, the Colosseum is a monument to himself and to the works of human genius that survive time and is still, nevertheless, as a welcoming and dynamic, open on two levels, offering a broad overview of the interior spaces, but too short and evocative glimpses of the city from external arches. It also hosts temporary exhibitions related to the themes of the ancient and timeless of his relationship with the contemporary and modern performances. This led to the events and experiences did dell’Anfiteatro a new place every day, significant for all and to each one capable of telling history.