Night at the Colosseum
Experience the Colosseum under the moonlight
Start time 19:45 Please, select a date to see availability.
Meeting Point at Square (Details at Booking)
Operating Days Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat and Sun
Language English (contact us for other languages)
Short Tour Description
Enjoy the Colosseum when the crowds are gone and the great heat of a summer day switched into a fresh air night thanks to the Ponentino wind.
Get this special opportunity to visit the Colosseum under the moonlight and have a suggestive view of the arena and the undergrounds with the new lighting system.
The tour starts outside, where you will appreciate its huge architecture and discover the monuments in the surrounding area such as the Ludus Magnus and the Constantine’s Arch of Triumph, enjoying breathtaking views of the Colosseum.
Once inside you will be guided trough the history of the ancient Rome, listening to the stories and insights of one of the best preserved iconic monument of Rome.
Be guided to the exclusive arena floor, where gladiators and exotic animals entertained the crowds and than climb down to the undergrounds, the under stage and real heart of the Colosseum, once a dark, smelly and hellish place.
We will tell you stories that will get back to life the spectacles of the ancient Romans.
You will feel like an Ancient Roman gone to watch gladiatorial games, you’ll learn all about the Gladiators and how they fought to save their lives.
At the end of the tour you will know how the Colosseum was used during the ages till today and how after 2000 years it is still here.