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Temple of Apollo (Tempio di Apollo)

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Address: Pompeii, Italy

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If there is a place I would like to visit again and again, here it is! Especially in a sunny day, you can have the amazing view!

5 of 5 starsReviewed January 2, 2015
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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

If there is a place I would like to visit again and again, here it is! Especially in a sunny day, you can have the amazing view!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

Located on the western edge of the Forum, it was quite easy to find. There were a couple of replica statues located here amongst the columns so you could get the feel of what this was once like. Quite impressive!

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Brisbane, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

This temple is in the centre of the tourist "must see" list. The original statues are in the museum in Naples, but the replicas will do. To see Vesuvius in the background makes for good photographs.

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Centreville, Virginia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

With Vesuvius as it's backdrop, the Temple of Apollo stands on the northern edge of the Forum. Built before the Roman occupation, there remains an altar placed in front of steps leading to the shrine. Statues of Apollo and Diana face each other - these are copies of the originals which are housed in the Naples Museum. Let your imagination... More 

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Omaha, Nebraska
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

This looks to me to be the biggest of the temples it has columns on columns and if you let yourself imagine it's pretty cool to tHink about.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2014

This site as the whole archeological area of Pompeii is really wonderful. The Temple of Apollo is dedicated to the Greek and Roman god Apollo in the ancient Roman. Facing the north side of the town, it is the town's most important religious building and has very ancient origins. The cult of Apollo, imported from Greece, was very widespread in... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2014

The Temple of Apollo is located right at the entrance on the left hand side, this temple has not been preserved well apart from column here and there which is being restored, but at one time this might have been a beautiful temple where justice was administered, graffiti has been found on the walls inside of this building. There is... More 

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Charleston, West Virginia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 13, 2014 via mobile

The Temple is near the main entrance, and sits on one side of the forum. So, you are going to see it when you stand on the forum grounds. There are a number of columns remaining along with a few other features, but not much else left to see. It is a good part of the experience, but far from... More 

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Mountain View, Arkansas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

One of the first ruins you see when you enter the site. Interesting but not that impressive to me. With all of the other things to see at Pompeii, I wouldn't spend more than ten minutes at this temple.

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Tortona, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Located not far from the central Pompeian Forum, what remains of this gigantic area which was once the famous temple of Apollo, some columns and little else, unfortunately it hasn't been well preserved over the centuries but it is partially visible and interesting spots to visit , including the bronze statue of Apollo placed exactly in front of the temple.

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