La Maison Carrée de Nîmes

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La Maison Carrée - Square House / Honorable Mention in Panoramio Contest of January 2011

The Maison Carrée in Nîmes was inspired by the temples of Apollo and Mars Ultor in Rome. It was built at the beginning of our era in honour of Gaius Caesar and Lucius Caesar, grandson and adopted son of Emperor Augustus. It was part of the Forum in the ancient city.

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Comments (564)

Dino Danieli on December 17

Meraviglia del passato !!! Ciao Dino

Bernard Bost on December 17

Dino,

Merci d’apprécier notre Maison Carrée construite par les romains il y a presque 2000 ans !

Ciao, Bernard

Kamalakar Anthati on January 1

Beautiful View,Excellent Shot,
LIKE 352+FAVORITE 29,
Greetings from India,Kamalakar. Keep Panoramio ALIVE,

Bernard Bost on January 2

Kamalakar,

Thank you so much for your Like+Favorite! That’s great!

Happy New Year!

Greetings from France, Bernard

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on January 23, 2011
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Bernard Bost
    • Camera: NIKON CORPORATION NIKON D50
    • Taken on 2011/01/22 14:31:48
    • Exposure: 0.003s (1/320)
    • Focal Length: 18.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/10.000
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash

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