Colosseo

The Colosseo district is the heart of ancient and the Roman Empire. It has the Colosseum, the Forum, and the Capitoline Museum. Colosseo is situated in , close to .
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Tourist attraction
The is a triumphal arch in dedicated to the emperor Constantine the Great. is situated 140 metres west of Colosseo. Photo: Livioandronico2013, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
The is a 1st-century AD honorific arch, located on the Via Sacra, , just to the south-east of the . is situated 310 metres west of Colosseo. Photo: Rabax63, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Archaeological site
The was a vast landscaped palace built by the Emperor Nero in the heart of ancient Rome after the great fire in 64 AD had destroyed a large part of the city and the aristocratic villas on the . is situated 270 metres northeast of Colosseo. Photo: Rabax63, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
The Column of Phocas is a Roman monumental column in the of , , built when Rome was part of the Eastern Roman Empire after reconquest from the Kingdom of the Ostrogoths. is situated 670 metres west of Colosseo.

Localities in the Area

The of , home to the Via Veneto, Quirinale, Castro Pretorio, Repubblica, and Trevi neighbourhoods, is the city's hub of activity, especially shopping and nightlife. Photo: Goldmund100, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Esquilino and San Giovanni are adjacent neighborhoods in . Photo: Cristian Bortes, CC BY 2.0.

Aventino and Testaccio are neighbourhoods of . Aventino is named for the hill which rises up near the Tiber river and is one of the legendary seven hills of Rome. Photo: Dnalor 01, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Colosseo

Latitude
41.8902° or 41° 53' 24.6" north
Longitude
12.4923° or 12° 29' 32.3" east
Elevation
26 metres (85 feet)
Geo­Names ID
6269248

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Colosseum
  • Albanian: Koloseu
  • Albanian: Koloseumi
  • Amharic: ኮሎሲየም
  • Arabic: Coliseo
  • Arabic: الكلوسيم
  • Arabic: الكوليسيوم
  • Arabic: المدرج الفلافي
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  • Armenian: Կոլիզեյ
  • Armenian: Կոլիզեում
  • Armenian: Քոլիզէում
  • Assamese: ক'ল'ছিয়াম
  • Assamese: কলছিয়াম
  • Asturian: Coliséu
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  • Chinese: Colosseum
  • Chinese: 罗马斗兽场
  • Chinese: 鬥獸場
  • Croatian: Kolosej
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  • Czech: Flaviovský amfiteátr
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  • English: Amphitheatrum Flavium
  • English: Coliseum
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  • English: Roman Coliseum
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  • German: Amphitheatrum Novum
  • German: Colosseo
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  • Greek: Κολοσσαίο
  • Guarani: Koty Tesaroryrã Rómagui
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  • Guianese Creole French: Kolizé
  • Gujarati: કોલોસીયમ
  • Hebrew: אזור הקולוסיאום
  • Hebrew: קולוסיאום
  • Hindi: कोलोसियम
  • Hungarian: Colosseum
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  • Indonesian: Koloseum
  • Interlingua (International Auxiliary Language Association): Colosseo
  • Irish: An Colasaem
  • Italian: Anfiteatro Flavio
  • Italian: Colosseo
  • Italian: parco archeologico del Colosseo - Colosseo. Anfiteatro Flavio
  • Japanese: コロッセウム
  • Japanese: コロッセオ
  • Japanese: フラウィウス円形闘技場
  • Javanese: Colloseum
  • Kabiyè: Koliisee
  • Kazakh: Колизей
  • Kirghiz: Колизей,
  • Korean: 콜로세오
  • Korean: 콜로세움
  • Kurdish: Coliseum
  • Latin: Amphiteatrum Flavium
  • Latin: Amphitheatrum Flavium
  • Latin: Coliseum
  • Latin: Coliseus
  • Latin: Colosseum
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  • Malayalam: കൊളോസിയം
  • Maltese: Kolossew
  • Manipuri: ꯀꯣꯂꯣꯁꯤꯌꯝ
  • Marathi: कलोसियम
  • Min Nan Chinese: Colosseum
  • Mingrelian: კოლიზეუმი
  • Mingrelian: კოლოსეუმი
  • Mongolian: Колизей
  • Mongolian: ꯀꯣꯂꯣꯁꯤꯌꯝ
  • Nauru: Colosseum
  • Nepali: कोलोजियम
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  • Newari: कोलोजियम
  • Norwegian: Colosseum
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Colosseum
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Colosseum
  • Occitan (post 1500): Colisèu
  • Oriya: କଲୋସିୟମ
  • Oriya: କୋଲୋଜିୟମ୍
  • Oriya: କୋଲୋସିୟମ
  • Panjabi: ਕਲੋਸੀਅਮ
  • Panjabi: ਕੋਲੋਸੀਅਮ
  • Persian: کولوسئوم
  • Piemontese: Colossé
  • Polish: Koloseum
  • Portuguese: Coliseu
  • Portuguese: Coliseu de Roma
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  • Romanian: Colosseum
  • Russian: Колизей
  • Rusyn: Колосей
  • Samogitian: Kolėzėjos
  • Saterfriesisch: Kolosseum
  • Scots: Colosseum
  • Serbian: Колосеум
  • Serbo-Croatian: Koloseum
  • Sicilian: Culusseu
  • Slovak: Koloseum
  • Slovenian: Kolosej
  • South Azerbaijani: کولوسئوم
  • Spanish: Coliseo
  • Spanish: Coliseo de Roma
  • Spanish: coliseo romano
  • Sundanese: Koloseum
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  • Swedish: Colosseum
  • Swiss German: Colosseum
  • Tagalog: Koliseo
  • Tamil: கொலோசியம், ரோம்
  • Tamil: கொலோசியம்
  • Tatar: Колизей
  • Telugu: కొలోస్సియం
  • Thai: โคลอสเซียม
  • Tosk Albanian: Colosseum
  • Turkish: Kolezyum
  • Twi: Colosseo
  • Uighur: رىم گىلادىئاتورلار مەيدانى
  • Ukrainian: Колізей
  • Urdu: کولوزیئم
  • Uzbek: Kolizey
  • Veps: Kolizei
  • Vietnamese: Colisée
  • Vietnamese: Colosseo
  • Vietnamese: Colosseum
  • Vietnamese: Đấu trường La Mã
  • Waray (Philippines): Coliseo
  • Welsh: Colosseum
  • Western Armenian: Քոլիզէում
  • Western Frisian: Kolosseum
  • Western Panjabi: کولوزیئم
  • Wu Chinese: 罗马斗兽场
  • Yiddish: קאלאסעום
  • Yue Chinese: 鬥獸場
  • Zeeuws: Colosseum
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