Added by 28 december 2012

A New Roman Discovery! (4 photo)

On Wednesday, archeologists revealed the remains of an ancient arts center underneath Rome dating back to 123 AD, according to the Guardian. Archeologists discovered the arts center during excavations for a new subway line to run through the Italian capital. Emperor Hadrian is believed to have funded "the Athenaeum," as it was known at the time; it was a 900-seat complex created to promote arts and culture, CBS News reports.
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