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Valley of the Temples, Agrigento, Sicily

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History and teachings
It is one of the most outstanding examples of Greater Greece art and architecture, and is one of the main attractions of Sicily. The Valley includes remains of seven temples, all in Doric style. The valley of the Temples was enlisted by UNESCO in the World Heritage in November 1997.

Cross-cultural dimensions
The archeological site is on of the most important testimony of the ancient, classical culture of Sicily. It brings together the temples of gods goddesses as well as the area of the necropolis and sanctuaries outside the walls. It is the symbol of the Greek colonisation of the island, when Agrigento became one of the leading cities of Magna Graecia during the golden age of Ancient Greece.

Useful information:
recommended for all; general; doesn’t require prior knowledge; accessible; affordable

Located in the South of Italy and in the Southern coast of Sicily; public transportation available (buses and train); Accessibility for disabled. Guided tours in Italian; Audioguides available in other languages.

It covers all safety measures.

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What Will You Learn?

  • Visitors are able to aquire a historical knowledge about Greek history and to develop system thinking, critical thinking, openness, respect for diversity, intercultural understanding and awareness of the the ways which cultures evolve.

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