Colosseum

Colosseum

Colosseum

Colosseum

Colosseum

Colosseum

Colosseum

Informational (nonfiction), 1,158 words, Level U (Grade 4), Nonfiction Series, Lexile 950L

The Colosseum was one of the most famous landmarks in ancient Rome, and it still is an important destination in Italy today. Learn about the types of entertainment ancient Romans enjoyed there, including gladiator battles and exotic animal shows, as well as facts about its construction, fall to ruin, and renovation.