Arch of Constantine Facts

Between the Roman Colosseum and the Roman Forum stands the Arch of Constantine; another example of famous ancient Roman architecture. The Arch of Constantine was erected when Roman Emperor Constantine defeated the Roman Emperor Maxentius during an ancient Roman civil war. This victory would lead to Constantine eventually taking sole control over Rome. What made this victory so historically important is that it would lead to Christianity becoming the official religion of Rome. It is the reason why Christianity was eventually embraced throughout the Western World. The following Arch of Constantine facts list Roman history information, put simply, so both adults and kids will find it interesting.

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