Visual Timeline: Circus Maximus

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599 BCE - 500 BCE: The traditional date when the Circus Maximus of Rome is first laid out.
 
64 CE: Fire destroys the Circus Maximus in Rome.
 
65 CE: The Circus Maximus in Rome is rebuilt and its capacity increased to 250,000.
 
549 CE: The last official chariot race is held in Rome's Circus Maximus.
 
 
 
 
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