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Hadrian’s Villa Outside Rome By: Tayla Slay. Location: Hadrian’s Villa is located in Tibur (modern day Tivoli).

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1 Hadrian’s Villa Outside Rome By: Tayla Slay

2 Location: Hadrian’s Villa is located in Tibur (modern day Tivoli).

3 Origin of the building: Hadrian’s Villa was built for Emperor Hadrian to escape to from Rome during the 2nd and 3rd decades of the 2nd A.D.

4 Hadrian would go to his Villa in Tibur because he did not like his palace on the Palastine Hill.

5 Facts about the Villa: ➔ The villa has more than 30 buildings ➔ built on 250 acres ➔ with Greek and Egyptian style architecture ➔ areas in the Villa were named after Hadiran had visited

6 Map of Hadrian’s Villa:

7 Hadrian’s Villa Today: ❖ Hadrian’s Villa is now a UNESCO (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization) World Heritage Site ❖ a major tourist destination in Tivoli ❖ most preserved part of the Villa- the pool and the grotto

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10 Bibliography: ●http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hadrian's_Vill ahttp://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hadrian's_Vill a ●http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/907http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/907 ●http://www.tibursuperbum.it/eng/monum enti/villaadriana/http://www.tibursuperbum.it/eng/monum enti/villaadriana/


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