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Amphitheatre of El Jem

Amphitheatre of El Jem

Exterior view of the magnificent Amphitheatre of El Jem, a UNESCO world heritage site, at the frontier of the Roman Empire in Tunisia (north...

Exterior view of the magnificent Amphitheatre of El Jem, a UNESCO world heritage site, at the frontier of the Roman Empire in Tunisia (north...

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Amphitheater of El Djem  Tunisia (North Africa)  Carr, Karen (PhD).  Kidipede - History for Kids. 2012.  http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/romans/games/circus.htm  Copyright 1998-2012 Dr. Karen Carr, Assoc. Professor Emerita o

Amphitheater of El Djem Tunisia (North Africa) Carr, Karen (PhD). Kidipede - History for Kids. 2012. http://www.historyforkids.org/learn/romans/games/circus.htm Copyright 1998-2012 Dr. Karen Carr, Assoc. Professor Emerita o

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The Amphitheatre of El Jem, Tunisia was built in the 3rd century in the ancient Roman town of Thysdrus. It is the largest Roman amphitheatre in North Africa - holding between 27,000 and 30,000 people making it possibly the third or fourth biggest in the Empire after the Colosseum (or Coliseum) in Rome and that at Capua.. - was also used for filming some of the scenes the film Gladiator.

The Amphitheatre of El Jem, Tunisia was built in the 3rd century in the ancient Roman town of Thysdrus. It is the largest Roman amphitheatre in North Africa - holding between 27,000 and 30,000 people making it possibly the third or fourth biggest in the Empire after the Colosseum (or Coliseum) in Rome and that at Capua.. - was also used for filming some of the scenes the film Gladiator.

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30 of the World's Most Impressive Ancient Ruins : Amphitheatre of El Jem (Mahdia Governorate, Tunisia)   The Amphitheatre of El Jem is one of the remains of the Roman city of Thysdrus, known today as El Djem. The amphitheatre was capable of seating 35,000 people. Several scenes from Life of Brian and Gladiator were filmed here.

30 of the World's Most Impressive Ancient Ruins : Amphitheatre of El Jem (Mahdia Governorate, Tunisia) The Amphitheatre of El Jem is one of the remains of the Roman city of Thysdrus, known today as El Djem. The amphitheatre was capable of seating 35,000 people. Several scenes from Life of Brian and Gladiator were filmed here.

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Amphitheatre of El Jem - Tunisia

Amphitheatre of El Jem - Tunisia

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1940: Amphitheatre of El Jem (טוניסיה) (Definitive Issue) Mi:TN 209,Yt:TN 222

1940: Amphitheatre of El Jem (טוניסיה) (Definitive Issue) Mi:TN 209,Yt:TN 222

UNESCO Site of El Jem or El Djem and Amphitheatre.  The impressive ruins of the largest colosseum in North Africa is a must see. Click on the pin to read more.

UNESCO Site of El Jem or El Djem and Amphitheatre. The impressive ruins of the largest colosseum in North Africa is a must see. Click on the pin to read more.