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Perhaps the best-preserved of the monuments of ancient Rome, this huge marble structure was built to hold more than 50,000 spectators to witness bloody contests of might and the slaughter of wild beasts.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Piazza del Colosseo, 00184 Rome, Italy
Monti
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This is the best attraction in Rome! I recommend getting a guided tour. They give you a lot of new information. I had seen many documentaries on The Colosseum, but it is not the same. The tour guide can tell you, "Over here is a...More

1  Thank Ed S
Reviewed yesterday

I took a guided tour of the Colosseum with Walks of Italy. It was their night time tour, which SIGNIFICANTLY reduces the number of people in the Colosseum. It was awesome! At night the Colosseum is lighted, and it makes for spectacular photographs. Our tour...More

2  Thank Tracy O
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We nearly didn't go inside as I was unfortunate enough to end up in a wheelchair for my trip.. So glad we did as there is a lift and the Italians are so helpful to wheelchair users, ie you do not queue up. It is...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

When in Rome this is something you quite simply can’t miss. As one of the new seven wonders of the world it’s got to be seen. If it fits in with your schedule and budget please, please, please do a guided tour inside the colosseum....More

7  Thank Ben927
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Great place to visit. I really recommend to use a guide - this way you will be able to understand better the place and the history. If you use a private tour you may also skip the line.

Thank jonatasr104
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Its a great place to sea Italian historical places. Its a shame about the sellers all offering the best tours its up to you to make up your own mind

Thank karensboy
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

As a history buff, visiting the Colosseum and appreciating its history is up there with must dos. To stop and look at the skill it took to build the Colosseum in its time is amazing. To just pause and take in the size, the history,...More

Thank CrtJones
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Amazing place really loved the history and construction. So nice place can’t explain in words you have to see it

Thank 581naumanz
Reviewed yesterday

One of the best historic buildings we have ever visited. Mesmerizing views, as you walk around let your imagination take you back to the times of the Gladiators & the horrendous massacres that took place within the walls, not a pleasant thought but spellbinding all...More

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have been there twice, first time in May and second time in November and we always bought tickets inside and it was all ok, had to wait for 10 max. for the tickets. But maybe we were just lucky. Anyway you have to visit...More

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gokul88
16 November 2018|
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Response from togs73 | Reviewed this property |
Colleseum has a line for Roma pass which essentially is a skip the line. I would recommend arriving about 8am and be near the front of the queue for when the gates open at 8:30. Even the skip the line queue is a long queue... More
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AJR67
12 November 2018|
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Response from Norlida J | Reviewed this property |
We buy ticket on the spot and took the guided tour
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Charles L
9 November 2018|
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Response from Richard M | Reviewed this property |
Yes you get to wander around the Coloseum after your tour and the ticket gets you into the palantine hill and roman forum.
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