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The Colosseum in Ancient Times - 3D View
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The Colosseum in Ancient Times - 3D View

The Colosseum (Amphitheatrum Flavium) is the largest elliptical amphitheatre that was ever built in antiquity. Seating up to 73,000 spectators in the heart of Rome, construction was completed in 80 CE. It held public events and gladiatorial...
The Colosseum
3D Image by Néstor F. Marqués

The Colosseum

The Flavian amphitheatre in Rome, better known as the Colosseum, was built between May 24 70 CE and June 29 80 CE under the reign of Emperor Vespasian and later inaugurated by his son Titus. It was one of the most important spectacle buildings...
Interview with Simon from Lithodomos: Ancient World VR
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Interview with Simon from Lithodomos: Ancient World VR

Ancient World VR by Lithodomos is a new website that allows you to explore 22 guided virtual sites! These sites are reconstructed sites, both popular and less known from the Ancient World, Renaissance period, Neolithic period, and even colonial...
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Digging History 7: The Architecture and Engineering of Rome

The Romans began building with local materials, wood, clay, and tuff (see Episode 3 for local materials and geology of the city). There are many sources from antiquity, but a good place to start is with the writings of Vitruvius (on architecture...
Virtual Rome: an Interview with Dr. Matthew Nicholls
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Virtual Rome: an Interview with Dr. Matthew Nicholls

Dr. Matthew Nicholls from the University of Reading sat down with James Lloyd, AHE's Video Editor, to discuss his Virtual Rome project. This project recreates the city of Rome c.317 CE, including vast public buildings such as the Colosseum...
The Classical Orders
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The Classical Orders

More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=nrRJkzXl4a4 The Classical Orders (Doric, Ionic and Corinthian) A conversation with Dr. Steven Zucker & Dr. Beth Harris
A Tour through Ancient Rome in 320 C.E.
Video by Smarthistory, Art History at Khan Academy

A Tour through Ancient Rome in 320 C.E.

More free lessons at: http://www.khanacademy.org/video?v=VAgA6G75XsI A project between Khan Academy and Rome Reborn - with Dr. Bernard Frischer
Gladiator Trailer HD
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Gladiator Trailer HD

In Theaters: 12 May 2000 (UK) Maximus is a powerful Roman general, loved by the people and the aging Emperor, Marcus Aurelius. Before his death, the Emperor chooses Maximus to be his heir over his own son, Commodus, and a power struggle...
Rome Reborn 2.2
Video by Bernie Frischer

Rome Reborn 2.2

This video presents a fly-through of the latest version of Rome Reborn (2.2). The new version incorporates some new content (including the Pantheon) and for the first time includes animations. Rome Reborn is an international initiative...
Daily Life in Ancient Rome
Quiz by Marion Wadowski

Daily Life in Ancient Rome

Daily life ancient Rome villa insula domus atrium compluvium cubiculum culina impluvium lararium peristylium posticum tablinum taberna triclinium vestibulum paterfamilias materfamilias Circus Maximus factions amphitheater Colosseum baths...