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"temple of vesta" Roman Forum - Temple of the Vesta - Vestal Virgins Tip by doug48

  temple of vesta
by doug48

originally a circular building with twenty columns the temple of vesta was built in the 4th century AD. six vestal virgins were required to keep alight the sacred flame in the temple. next to the temple was the house of the vestal virgins.

Address: roman forum
Directions: ancient center, metro: colosseo

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  • Updated Jul 25, 2006
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