Emperor Hadrian

Hadrian was emperor of Rome from 117 to 138 AD

Connected Sites

Site Rationale Link
Aphrodisias public baths dedicated to the emperor Hadrian (AB ev)
Archaeological Site of Delphi in 125, the emperor Hadrian had a statue in his honor built at Delphi (AB ev)
Frontiers of the Roman Empire Ordered construction of Hadrian's Wall
Old City of Jerusalem Emperor Hadrian visited the, then ruined, Jerusalem in 129 AD
Palmyra Visited in 129 AD
Rome Castel Sant' Angelo - his mausoleum, plus several other buildings
Villa Adriana (Tivoli) His rural residence
Xanthos-Letoon Letoon - Emperor Hadrian founded an emperor worship cult at the site


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