Circus Maximus [Present Day]

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Mark Cartwright
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published on 12 June 2013

The view of Rome's Circus Maximus in the present day. The original circus lies 9 m below ground level and was first laid out in the 6th century BCE. The present site was remodelled in the 1930s CE to resemble the original.

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Mark Cartwright
Mark is a full-time author, researcher, historian, and editor. Special interests include art, architecture, and discovering the ideas that all civilizations share. He holds an MA in Political Philosophy and is the WHE Publishing Director.

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Cartwright, M. (2013, June 12). Circus Maximus [Present Day]. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1276/circus-maximus-present-day/

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Cartwright, Mark. "Circus Maximus [Present Day]." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified June 12, 2013. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/1276/circus-maximus-present-day/.

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Cartwright, Mark. "Circus Maximus [Present Day]." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 12 Jun 2013. Web. 07 Oct 2022.

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