"The Basilica of Constantin" Roman Forum - Basilica of Constantine and Maxentius Tip by monica71

  Nick in front of the Basilica of Constantin
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Construction of this basilica begun by Maxentius in 306-310 and was completed by Constantine in 312-337. It was the center of justice and civic affairs.

Only the 3 huge vaults from the original building remain today. The basilica design became a model for Christian architecture.

Address: inside Roman Forum

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