Ancient Roman temples are among the most visible archaeological remains of
Roman culture, and are a significant source for Roman architecture.
Explore the history, design, and function of ancient Roman temples and test your
... Early Christian Architecture: Examples, History & Characteristics8:37; Who ...
Roman Temples! Visit the Romans site for interesting history, facts and
information about Roman Temples. History, facts and information about the
Diagram of the main features of a Roman temple, showing the functions
performed in ... The colonnade, or row of columns, was characteristic of Roman
The Roman temple, while based upon the Greek type, retained elements from
Etruscan architecture, as in its deep front portico and its elevation upon a high ...
Like the Egyptians, the West Asians, the Carthaginians, the Greeks and the
Etruscans before them, the Romans built many temples for their gods. One of the
Roman temple design is based on an eclectic use of Etruscan and Greek models.
They are typically strictly frontal, on a high podium with a flight of stairs, and ...
Ancient Roman temples are among the most visible archaeological remains ...
Their construction and maintenance was a major part of ancient Roman religion.
Temples. There were temples in Rome, and throughout her far-flung colonies
and provinces. But they were far less distinctive and ...
Roman Doric, as at the Republican Temple at Cori (c.80 bc), was taller and more
.... A characteristic feature of Roman design was the combined use of arcuated ...