But now, part of the secret and not visited by tourists dungeons have opened for visiting for the first time in the almost two thousand-year history of the building. Tourists have the opportunity to feel like a gladiator or service personnel, whoever they like))) and walk along wooden platforms and corridors connecting the hypogeum (underground zone) with the premises where gladiators and animals were waiting to enter the arena.
Italy has done a lot to bring back the Colosseum - the basement vaults and passageways have undergone extensive restoration. The restoration work began in 2011, and was suspended for the duration of the pandemic.
Now another mystery of the operation of the Colosseum is revealed and this allows people to better understand how the arena functioned.