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Pantheon, Rome

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The Pantheon

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Pantheon of Rome. Mystery of ancient Roman architecture in 3D

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The Pantheon - Under the Dome

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Pantheon, One of the Best-Preserved of all Roman Buildings

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5 interesting facts about the Pantheon, Rome

The Pantheon is a former Roman temple, now a church, in Rome, Italy, on the site of an earlier temple commissioned by Marcus Agrippa during the reign of Augustus. It was completed by the emperor Hadrian and probably dedicated about 126 AD. Its date of construction is uncertain, because Hadrian chose not to inscribe the new temple but rather to retain the inscription of Agrippa's older temple, which had burned down.
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