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(Archaeological Site of Philippi)

Ancient Filippoi, Greece ... HDR
Philippi
Philippi
Filippi theater, near Kavala
Philippi
Caesarea Philippi
Mosaic in the Octagonal Basilica, Philippi
The octagonal Basilica, Philippi
The octagonal Basilica and its mosaics, Philippi
On arriving at Philippi ...
Plan of the archaeological site of Philippi
The octagonal Basilica, Philippi
The octagonal Basilica and its mosaics, Philippi
Banias (Caeserea Philipi)

国名:gr Greece

登録年:2016年

登録基準:(iii),(iv)
The remains of this walled city lie at the foot of an acropolis in north-eastern Greece, on the ancient route linking Europe and Asia, the<span> </span><em>Via Egnatia</em>. Founded in 356 BC by the Macedonian King Philip II, the city developed as a “small Rome” with the establishment of the Roman Empire in the decades following the Battle of Philippi, in 42 BCE. The vibrant Hellenistic city of Philip II, of which the walls and their gates, the theatre and the funerary heroon (temple) are to be seen, was supplemented with Roman public buildings such as the Forum and a monumental terrace with temples to its north<span>. Later the city became a centre of the Christian faith following the visit of the Apostle Paul in 49-50 CE. The remains of its basilicas constitute an exceptional testimony to the early establishment of Christianity.  </span>

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