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Colosseum - amphitheater, which is one of the grandest monuments of ancient Rome. Construction of the amphitheater was conducted over eight years in 72 AD, and began to build just completed in 80 AD. It is the largest ancient amphitheater, the length of the outer ellipse - 524 meters, and the height of the walls - up to 50 meters.
In each arch between the middle and the upper tier of the Flavian Amphitheatre are statues, and the outer walls are decorated with bronze elements.
Today, the Colosseum is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.