Audio Guide to the Pantheon in Rome and Its Remarkable History, Architecture, and Art
Fourteen centuries after it was built, Michelangelo said that the Pantheon "must have been designed by angels, not humans."
Indeed, the Pantheon is one of the most influential masterpieces of architecture ever, anywhere. Having witnessed and withstood 2,000 years of history, it is testimony to the brilliance and endurance of Western civilization.
With its traditional portico and pediment in front, and the massive dome soaring over a cylindrical sanctuary behind, the Pantheon is perhaps the most celebrated monument in the world. It is unique in its grandeur, the genius of its construction, and its state of preservation.
With Jane guiding you through the Pantheon, you will be immersed in the mystery, meaning and the eternal principles of this ancient monument. You will learn:
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All hail Hadrian and his 'pumpkin drawings,' Apollodorus of Damascus notwithstanding.
An enjoyable guide to a remarkable site.
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