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Ancient Roman CivilizationCircus Maximus

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The Circus Maximus (Latin for greatest circus, in Italian Circo Massimo) is an ancient hippodrome located in Rome.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 7/29/2007

last visited: 7/19/2011

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Ancient Roman CivilizationBaths of Trajan - Rome, Italy

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The Baths of Trajan were a massive thermae, a bathing and leisure complex, built in ancient Rome starting from 104 AD and dedicated during the Kalends of July in 109.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 10/6/2015

last visited: 4/30/2017

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Ancient Roman CivilizationPorta Caelimontana

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This gate is also known as the Arch of Dolabella and is in fact one of the gates of the Republican wall, which surrounded Rome from the fourth century BCE.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 7/30/2007

last visited: never

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World Heritage SitesPalazzo San Callisto - Roma, Italy

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Palazzo San Callisto is a baroque palace in Piazza di Santa Maria in Trastevere and an extraterritorial area of the Holy See in Italy. In 1990, the Palace was placed on the UNESCO World Heritage Register.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 8/12/2019

last visited: never

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Ancient Roman CivilizationEsquiline Obelisk - Roma, Italy

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The Esquiline Obelisk is located in Piazza Esquilino in front of the northwest facade of the Basilica Santa Maria Maggiore in Rome, Italy.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 7/27/2019

last visited: 8/9/2016

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Ancient Roman CivilizationStadium of Domitian - Rome, Italy

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The Stadium of Domitian, also known as the Circus Agonalis, was located to the north of the Campus Martius in Rome, Italy.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 10/14/2015

last visited: never

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Ancient Roman CivilizationNational Roman Museum, Palazzo Altemps - Rome, Italy

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The seat of the National Roman Museum at Palazzo Altemps houses important collections of antiquities consisting of Greek and Roman sculptures that in the 16th and 17th centuries belonged to various families of the Roman nobility.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 10/14/2015

last visited: never

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Ancient Roman CivilizationAuditorium di Mecenate - Rome, Italy

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This monument was brought to light in 1874 during the excavations required by the town-planning scheme for the Esquiline quarter.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 10/11/2015

last visited: never

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsArch of Gallienus - Roma, Italy

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The remains of the Arch of Gallienus rest against the church Santi Vito e Modesto on Via San Vito in Rome, Italy.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 7/25/2019

last visited: never

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Ancient Roman CivilizationArch of Gallieno

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This arch of white travertine, was named after Gallienus (emperor from AD 253 to 268), and his name, together with his wife Salonina's own, appears in the dedication above the archway.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 7/25/2007

last visited: 4/17/2015

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Ancient Roman CivilizationBaths of Caracalla

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The Baths of Caracalla, the second largest baths complex in ancient Rome, were built between 212 and 219 A.D. by the emperor Marcus Aurelius Antoninus, better known by his nickname Caracalla.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 7/30/2007

last visited: 7/28/2011

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Ancient Roman CivilizationDiocletian Baths Frigidarium and Tepidarium (Santa Maria degli Angeli e dei Martiri Church) - Rome, Italy

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Elements of the Diocletian Baths complex managed to preserve their roofs throught the Middle Ages, notably the tepidarium and central frigidarium which together became the church of Santa Maria degli Angeli e dei Martiri.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 10/10/2015

last visited: 8/6/2005

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Specific Wars Monuments and MemorialsMonument to the Fallen of Dogali - Roma, Italy

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The momument is an Egyptian obelisk dedicated to the fallen of the Battle of Dogali, located in the gardens of Viale Einaudi, in front of the National Roman Museum in Rome, Italy.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 6/16/2019

last visited: never

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Ancient Roman CivilizationNational Roman Museum, Palazzo Massimo alle Terme - Rome, Italy

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The main collection of Ancient Art was moved to the nearby Palazzo Massimo alle Terme, acquired by the Italian State in 1981.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 10/10/2015

last visited: never

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Ancient Roman CivilizationAra Pacis - Rome, Italy

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The Ara Pacis Augustae (Latin, "Altar of Augustan Peace"; commonly shortened to Ara Pacis) is an altar in Rome dedicated to Pax, the Roman goddess of Peace.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 10/14/2015

last visited: 9/22/2016

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsPorta Alchemica - Roma, Italy

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Porta Alchemica, also known as the magic door, is located next to the Nymphaeum of Alexander in the northern corner of Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II in the Rione Esquilino in Rome.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 7/24/2019

last visited: never

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Preserved Architectural Remnants and RuinsNinfeo di Alessandro - Roma, Italy

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The Nymphaeum of Alexander (Italian Ninfeo di Alessandro) is a fountain of ancient Rome, whose remains are preserved in the northern corner of Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II in the Rione Esquilino.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 7/23/2019

last visited: never

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Ancient Roman CivilizationNinfeo di Alessandro - Roma, Italy

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The Nymphaeum of Alexander (Italian Ninfeo di Alessandro) is a fountain of ancient Rome, whose remains are preserved in the northern corner of Piazza Vittorio Emanuele II in the Rione Esquilino.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 7/23/2019

last visited: never

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Commercial CommemorationsSanta Maria degli Angeli e dei Martiri - 450 years - Roma, Italy

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With a Papal Bull dated 27 July 1561, Pope Pius IV ordered the construction of the Basilica of St. Mary of the Angels and the Martyrs inside the frigidarium of the Baths of Diocletian in the Piazza della Repubblica in Rome.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 6/23/2019

last visited: 8/28/2011

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Ancient Roman CivilizationMausoleum of Augustus

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The Mausoleum of Augustus was a large tomb built by the Roman Emperor Augustus in 28 BC on the Campus Martius in Rome.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 8/3/2007

last visited: 9/22/2016

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Ancient Roman CivilizationBaths of Diocletian

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The Baths of Diocletian (Thermae Diocletiani) in Rome were the grandest of the public baths, or thermae built by successive emperors.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 7/23/2007

last visited: 8/24/2020

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Ancient Roman CivilizationRepublican Wall at Piazza dei Cinquecento

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The best preserved segment of the city wall dating to the Republican era of Rome can be found in front of the Rome central train station. It was later made obsolete by the Aurelian wall of the empire.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 7/25/2007

last visited: 3/25/2018

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Ancient Roman CivilizationPons Aelius - Rome, Italy

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Ponte Sant'Angelo, once the Aelian Bridge or Pons Aelius, meaning the Bridge of Hadrian, is a Roman bridge in Rome, Italy, completed in 134 AD by Roman Emperor Hadrian, to span the Tiber, from the city center to his newly constructed mausoleum.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 10/14/2015

last visited: 8/8/2016

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Ancient Roman CivilizationCaracalla Bath Doors in the Lateran Baptistery - Rome, Italy

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Several sources indicate that the doors of the the chapel of John the Baptist were taken from the Baths of Caracalla. Others are less commital. I'm unable to locate research to the contrary.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 10/6/2015

last visited: never

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Ancient Roman CivilizationPorta Ostiense

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The Porta Ostiensis (or Porta Ostiense), which is today's Porta San Paolo was built as part of the Aurelian wall.

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location: Lazio, Italy

date approved: 7/28/2007

last visited: 8/9/2016

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