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Roman Forum
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Roman Forum

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The Roman Forum (Forum Romanum) was a central area of ancient Rome in which commerce, business, trading and the administration of justice took place.

It is now famous for the remains, which eloquently show the use of urban spaces during the Roman Age. The term Roman Forum includes all the monuments, buildings and other ancient ruins that were found.

The principal Forum has been identified in the area located between the Capitoline Hill and the Colosseum, but others did exist in other areas of the town.

See also: Roman architecture