"arch of titus" Roman Forum - Arch of Titus Tip by doug48

Roman Forum - Arch of Titus, Rome: 38 reviews and 84 photos

  arch of titus
by doug48
 
 

this triumphal arch was erected in 81AD by emperor domitian in honor of his brother titus and his father vespasian in their victory over the jews in palistine. the jews, tired of roman rule revolted and after a two year war they were defeated. the romans sacked jerusalem and returned to rome with the treasures of the the temple.

Address: roman forum
Directions: ancient center, metro: colosseo

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  • Updated Jul 27, 2006
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