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The Roman Forum

J6 Via della Salara Vecchia 5/6 § Tel 06-39 96 7700 @ 85, 87, 117, 175, 186, 810 3 q Colosseo # 8:30am–1 hour before sunset. Admission includes entry to the Colosseum and the Palatine. Tickets can be bought in advance at www.coopculture.it

The Roman Forum was the scene of public meetings, law courts and gladiatorial combats and was lined with shops and open-air markets. It was also the site of many of the city’s key temples and monuments.

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t Temple of Saturn (right) and the Temple of Castor and Pollux (left)

In the early days of the Republic, the Forum ...

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