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Hadrian's Villa

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Rank: 1001 UNESCO
Wonder Type: Cultural
Country: Italy
Description:
The Villa Adriana (at Tivoli, near Rome) is an exceptional complex of classical buildings created in the 2nd century A.D. by the Roman emperor Hadrian. It combines the best elements of the architectural heritage of Egypt, Greece and Rome in the form of an 'ideal city'.
This article uses material from UNESCO World Heritage List article "Hadrian's Villa", which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike 3.0 IGO License.