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The Colosseum

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The Colosseum in Italy

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The Colosseum

  1. 1. THE COLOSSEUM Our Final Presentation
  2. 2. 1. Nguyễn Thanh Huyền 2. Ngô Thị Vân Anh 3. Nguyễn Thị Quyên 4. Vũ Thùy Linh 5. Nguyễn Trà My
  3. 3. Overview General Introduction1 History2 Physical description3 Some facts4 The Colosseum today5
  4. 4. “ALL ROADS LEAD TO ROME”
  5. 5. THE HISTORY
  6. 6. The history of the Colosseum Ancient Medieval Modern
  7. 7. The Colosseum in Ancient Built in 72 in the reign of Emperor Titus.
  8. 8. Built on the artificial lake district of Emperor Nero's Domus Aurea
  9. 9. The Colosseum in Medieval Some small chapels Cemetery
  10. 10. An earthquake has destroyed entire the south side wall
  11. 11. The Colosseum in Modern Pope Sixtus planned to turn the building into a wool factory.
  12. 12. The Colosseum was restored
  13. 13. The Colosseum in modern
  14. 14. THE PHYSICAL DESCRIPTION The exterior The interior seating
  15. 15. 189 meters long 156 meters wide 24,000 square meters (6 acres)
  16. 16. The central arena 87 meters long 55 meters wide an oval
  17. 17. Stones Concrete Bricks More than 1.1 million erect this massive structure. 240 mast corbels
  18. 18. about 80 entrances accommodate 50,000 spectators
  19. 19. The most important Romans The Equites & knights Wealthy plebeians Poor plebeians Women & Slaves
  20. 20. ABOUT THE COLOSSEUM
  21. 21. 1. Colosseum was built for , NOT .
  22. 22. 2. The name ‘Colosseum’ comes from
  23. 23. 3. Colosseum was built the use of .
  24. 24. 4. The design was tailored to both & .
  25. 25. A major tourist attraction in Rome
  26. 26. A museum dedicated to Eros
  27. 27. A network of subterranean passageways
  28. 28. Roman Catholic ceremonies
  29. 29. Conclusion 4 History Ancient Medieval Modern Introduction: The greatest work of Roman architecture and engineering Physical description The exterior The interior seating Some facts Colosseum was built for The name comes from Was built the use of . Was tailored to & . The Colosseum today The world’s biggest tourist attraction.

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