Rome's Other Colosseum

By Karen Harris
Sunlight through the Colosseum in Rome, Italy. Source: (gettyimages.com)
Rome’s ancient Flavian Amphitheater, the Colosseum, is one of the most recognizable buildings in the world. It has stood for almost two thousand years, and stories of events that unfolded there have shaped Western art, history, and even religion. But just a few miles to the south, in the EUR neighborhood largely overlooked by tourists, lies one of the most fascinating buildings in the entire city: the Square Colosseum.