The Roman Anphiteater

 

The Roman Anphiteater This construction, brought to light in 1948, has been completely excavated and restored only at present. It was used for gladiatorial combats and for the hunt with wild beasts (venatio). The elliptical building has a central arena (60x40m.) surrounded by an ambulacrum (corridor) 2.20m. wide. Nowadays one can still see the structure supporting the steps which reached a height of 12 metres and had an external perimeter of 85x65m.