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Largest amphitheatre

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  • Who: Colosseum

  • What: Largest amphitheatre

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The Flavian amphitheatre or Colosseum of Rome, Italy, completed in AD 80, covers 2 ha (5 acres) and has a capacity of 87,000. It has a maximum length of 187 m (612 ft) and a maximum width of 157 m (515 ft).

 

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