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April 2015

The Pantheon

The PantheonThe Pantheon boasted the worlds largest dome when it was built. Today, it is the oldest most intact ancient Roman building in the world. The original Pantheon was built by Agrippa, Augustus’ most successful general, in 27 BC. It was a rectangular building dedicated to all the Gods of the Greco-Roman Pantheon. The term ‘pan’ means all and ‘theon’ [...]