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In an Aus­tralian ex­clu­sive, “Glad­i­a­tors: Heroes of the Colos­seum” has opened at Queens­land Mu­seum as part of an in­ter­na­tional tour­ing ex­hi­bi­tion. The ex­hi­bi­tion fea­tures more than 110 orig­i­nal arte­facts in­clud­ing pieces of the Colos­seum, au­then­tic elab­o­rately dec­o­rated bronze gla­di­a­tor hel­mets and orig­i­nal arms and ar­mour pre­served in the ashes of Pom­peii. Vis­i­tors will be able to im­merse them­selves in the ev­ery­day lives of An­cient Ro­man Glad­i­a­tors with in­ter­ac­tive games and dis­plays that re­veal who glad­i­a­tors were, where they lived and how they trained.

On­go­ing, Queens­land Mu­seum, Grey Street, South Bank. 3840 7555.

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