Circo Massimo (Rome Metro)

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Circo Massimo
Metro B Circo Massimo direzione Rebibbia.JPG
Coordinates 41°53′01″N 12°29′17″E / 41.88361°N 12.48806°E / 41.88361; 12.48806Coordinates: 41°53′01″N 12°29′17″E / 41.88361°N 12.48806°E / 41.88361; 12.48806
Owned by Atac di Roma
Structure type Underground
Opened 1955
Preceding station   Rome Metro   Following station
toward Laurentina
Line B
toward Jonio or Rebibbia

Circo Massimo is a station on Line B of the Rome Metro. It was opened on 10 February 1955 and is sited at the east end of the Circus Maximus, after which it is named, near the headquarters of the FAO, originally built as the Ministero delle Colonie. Until 2002 the Obelisk of Axum also stood near the station. It has two separate exits on either side of the viale Aventino.



Entrance to the station beside the Food and Agriculture Organization building

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Media related to Metropolitana di Roma linea B - Circo Massimo at Wikimedia Commons