Ancient Rome

Fly over a reconstruction of one of history’s greatest cities to experience Rome as the Romans knew it. This reconstruction is based on two decades of research and the input of dozens of specialists.

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Arch of Constantine

Arch of Constantine, Rome

Arch of Titus

The Arch of Titus

Basilica of Maxentius and Constantine

Basilica of Maxentius and Constantine

Roman Forum

Forum Romanum (The Roman Forum)

Imperial Fora

Imperial fora

Forum and column of Trajan

The Forum and Markets of Trajan


The Pantheon (Rome)


The Colosseum

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Speakers: Dr. Bernie Frischer and Dr. Steven Zucker
A project between Smarthistory and Rome Reborn – with Dr. Bernard Frischer

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Cite this page as: Dr. Bernard Frischer and Dr. Steven Zucker, "Ancient Rome," in Smarthistory, November 11, 2015, accessed May 24, 2024,