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Date: from 2022-05-20 to 2022-12-31

Opening times

20 May to 31 December 2022

May, November and December
Every Friday and Saturday from 20.00 to 24.00
Last admission 22.30

June to October
Every Thursday, Friday and Saturday from 20.00 to 24.00
Last admission 22.30

Duration: 1 hour

Accessibility
Fully accessible to visitors with disabilities

Held in

Address

Address: Piazza del Colosseo
Zone: Rione Monti (Colosseo-S.Giovanni-S.Maria Maggiore) (Roma centro)

Information

€ 25.00 full
€ 22.00 reduced for groups booking an entire tour, ParCo Membership holders
€ 20.00 reduced for under 25
Free for children under 6 and guides accompanying groups

Included:
- Admission to the site
- Educational evening visit to the Colosseum Underground and Arena

Excluded:
- Visit to the ordinary route of the Colosseum

Tours available in Italian, English

> Purchase online or via call centre recommended subject to availability.
Shifts reserved for guides are only available at the call centre
Obligation to prepay at the same time as booking
Only make one reservation per transaction/phone call.
Pre-purchase a maximum of 2 slots/groups, per customer, per evening, with a maximum of 25 people per slot/group.

Contacts

Telephone: 06 39967700 (tutti i giorni 10-17)
Online purchase: https://bit.ly/3LsEyyq

Description

Evening visit to the Underground and the Arena of the Colosseum

The novelty of this year is the multimedia painting of the city of Jerusalem.
The itinerary goes through the maze of tunnels and passages where preparations for the shows took place, where stage materials were stored, and where the beasts, locked in cages, were then loaded onto elevators to reach the arena floor for the venationes, the bloody hunting scenes. The arena was also the scene of the munera,  a kind of shows during which gladiators faced each other. Crossing a footbridge of more than 170 meters long, the bowels of the monument will no longer hold any secrets and, as night falls, you will be able to fully relive the atmosphere that enveloped those spaces.

Included in the tour, there is, for the first time, a multimedia reading of the painting depicting an ideal - bird's-eye view - of the city of Jerusalem, placed on the bottom arch of the Triumphal Gate: the same through which gladiators and beasts fought on the arena.

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Last checked: 2022-05-19 11:05