Peinture Tunisie - Amphithéâtre d'El-Djem (Tunisie) von Maxime Noiré
The Amphitheatre of El Jem, Tunisia, was built in the 3rd century AD in the ancient Roman town of Thysdrus. It is the largest Roman amphitheatre in North Africa - it held between 27,000 and 30,000 spectators making it possibly the third or fourth largest in the Empire after the Colosseum (or Coliseum) in Rome and that at Capua. It was also used for filming some of the scenes the film "Gladiator."
Amphitheatre of El Jem
#AncientOrigins Amphitheatre of El Jem is an oval amphitheatre in the city of El Djem, Tunisia. It is listed by UNESCO since 1979 as a World Heritage Site. #History #Ancient #Archaeology