The Pantheon

The Pantheon

The Renaissance artist, Raphael, requested that he be buried in the Pantheon and in 1520 he got his wish.
The Pantheon is one of the most well preserved buildings from ancient Rome and is about 2,000 years old.
There are many famous monuments all over the world modelled on the Pantheon in Rome such as; the US Capitol Building, the Pantheon in Paris, Santa Maria del fiore in Florence and the Jefferson Memorial in Washington D.C.

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