Archeology

Church of San Salvatore, Santa Giulia museum

The church of San Salvatore is one of the most important surviving examples of Early Medieval religious architecture. The Lombard…

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Monastery garden domus and the Viridarium, Santa Giulia museum

The "Market-Garden" Domus formed part of a Roman residential quarter situated on the lower terraces of Cidneo Hill, between the…

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Archaeological Museum, Museums of Fiesole

The museum was built by the architect Ezio Cerpi between 1912 and 1914 in the shape of a Roman temple…

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Archaeological area, Museums of Fiesole

Excavations in the archaeological area of Fiesole include a Roman theater, thermal baths, an Etruscan-Roman temple and an archaeological museum.…

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National Archaeological Museum of Ferrara, Italy

The National Archaeological Museum of Ferrara is housed in the Costabili palace, inaugurated in 1935. The structure displays various artifacts…

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Ancient origin of Casaforte Acaja, Madama Palace

In the basement of Madama Palace, at the level of the Roman foundations, there is the Medieval Lapidary, with stone…

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South Asia and Southeast Asia gallery, Oriental Art Museum in Turin

The South Asia gallery houses collections from three major cultural geographic areas: Gandhara, India and Indochina. Gandhara This collection includes…

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Chinese gallery, Oriental Art Museum in Turin

The Chinese gallery now houses works of art from ancient China, dating from 3000 BC to c.900 BC, with Neolithic…

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Temple of Olympian Zeus, Agrigento, Valley of the Temples

The Temple of Olympian Zeus (Italian: Tempio di Giove Olimpico) in Agrigento, Sicily was the largest Doric temple ever constructed,…

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Temple of Hera Lacinia, Agrigento, Valley of the Temples

The Temple of Hera Lacinia(Italian: Tempio Hera Lacinia), or Temple of Juno Lacinia (Italian: Tempio di Giunone), otherwise known as…

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Temple of Concordia, Agrigento, Valley of the Temples

The Temple of Concordia (Italian: Tempio della Concordia) is an ancient Greek temple in the Valle dei Templi (Valley of…

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Temple of Heracles, Agrigento, Valley of the Temples

The Temple of Heracles (Italian: Tempio di Ercole) is a greek temple in the ancient city of Akragas, located in…

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Main Staircase, Palazzo dei Conservatori, Capitoline Museums

The landings on the main staircase that leads to the upper floors feature large historical reliefs which originally were used…

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Courtyard, Palazzo Nuovo, Capitoline Museums

The large central niche in the end wall features a large fountain with the colossal statue of a River god,…

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Boiler Room, Montemartini power plant

This spacious rectangular room, which measures more than 1000 square meters, is dominated by a huge steam boiler fixed to…

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