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300 - Reconstruction of Delphi, Home of Delphic Oracle

300 - Reconstruction of Delphi, Home of Delphic Oracle Archeological Wonders Ancient Places and/or Civilizations Geography History Social Studies World History

Delphi was the holiest of sites in ancient Greece.  Built as a shrine to honor the Greek god Apollo, it was also home to the Oracle of Delphi (known as the Pythia).  Greeks would consult with the Oracle before commencing any major event.

This drawing depicts an artist's reconstruction of Delphi. 


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Image online, courtesy mlahanas.de web site.

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