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Another (?) Roman Theme Park

This one’s kind of vaguely worded, so I’m not sure if this Rome theme park is planned for Qatar or for some site outside Rome … from Naharnet: Qatar could invest in a new ancient Roman theme park, Italian media reported Wednesday, a day after the Gulf state’s emir Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani met [...]
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Theme parks to the right of them, reenactments to the left

Academics / History : The History Blog (5 years ago)

As with the Ancient Roman theme park outside the city, Rome is full of ideas to turn its historical sites into modern-day circuses. The latest is gladiatorial combat in the Colosseum itself. According to [city council Head of Archae... Read Post

Please tell me this is a joke

Academics / History : The History Blog (6 years ago)

City of Rome plans ancient theme park outside of town. “The model is Euro-Disney in Paris,” said Deputy Mayor Mauro Cutrufo, announcing plans to build a vast ancient Rome theme park just outside the city which he says could be up an... Read Post

Qatar Contemplates Building an Ancient Rome Theme Park

Lifestyle / Travel : Vagabondish (2 years ago)

Leftovers ©eye of einstein Italian media reported Wednesday that Qatar might invest in a new ancient Roman theme park. The Gulf state’s emir, Sheikh Hamad bin Khalifa al-Thani met with local officials in the Eternal City earlier thi... Read Post


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