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The Largest Amphitheater Built A person may ask themselves, what is the largest amphitheater to this day. Could it be the Amphitheater of El Djem, which could hold a whopping 35,000 spectators, or maybe the Verona Arena which could hold 30,000. Although one may think that an arena capable of housing 30,000-35,000 spectators is large enough, there is still an amphitheater that tops both the Amphitheater of Djem and the Verona Arena. That amphitheater goes by the name of 'Flavian Amphitheater' or as most Italians like to call it 'il colosseo' or Colosseum. This massive piece of history can hold a mind boggling 50,000-80,000 spectators. To this day it is the largest amphitheater that inhabits planet earth. The Colosseum is located in Rome, Italy and is one, of if not the largest and well known tourist attractions in Italy. The construction of the Colosseum began in 72 A.D. by the orders of emperor Vespasian of the Flavian dynasty. This massive superstructure was funded from the Jewish
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