Colosseum closed in rare cold snap

Colosseum closed in rare cold snap

http://www.nzherald.co.nz
February 4, 2012

A rare snowfall blanketed Rome on Friday, forcing the closure of the Colosseum over fears tourists would slip on the icy ruins, and leaving buses struggling to climb the city’s slushy hills. Other parts of the country experienced frigid temperatures unseen in years.

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One Response to “Colosseum closed in rare cold snap”

  1. romefan

    It must have been a disaster that snow in Rome. To bad it damaged the Colosseum. I hope they will be able to fix so that we can enjoy it for many years

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