Ancient City of Anazarbos

Photo by Can Sarica.

Ancient City of Anazarbos is part of the Tentative list of Turkey in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

Anazarbos was an ancient Roman city, the capital of Cilicia Secunda. Roman emperor Justin I rebuilt the city in 527 after a strong earthquake hit it. The ruins include a fine triumphal arch, the colonnades of two streets, a gymnasium.

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Full Name
Ancient City of Anazarbos
Country
Turkey
Added
2014
Type
Cultural
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2014 Added to Tentative List

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