How Long Did It Take to Build the Coliseum?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 29, 2020 8:14:40 PM ET
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The Colosseum was built in six to eight years. As part of the Roman Emperor Vespasian's vision for the glorification of Rome, the Colosseum's construction began between 70 and 72 AD and was completed in 80 AD.

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