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Image:Kasbah of Algiers Mosque.jpg|'''Kasbah of Algiers Mosque''' [[Algeria]]  
 
Image:Kasbah of Algiers Mosque.jpg|'''Kasbah of Algiers Mosque''' [[Algeria]]  
Image:5457e.jpg|'''The Sphinx and Khafra Pyramid ''' [[Egypt]]
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Image:5457e.jpg|'''The [[Sphinx]] and [[Khafra Pyramid]] ''' [[Egypt]]
Image:Mt Nimba.jpg|'''Mt. Nimba''' [[Guinea]]
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Image:Mt Nimba.jpg|'''[[Mt. Nimba]]''' [[Guinea]]
Image:Royal Palaces of Abomey.jpg|'''Royal Palaces of Abomey''' [[Benin]]
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Image:Royal Palaces of Abomey.jpg|'''[[Royal Palaces of Abomey]]''' [[Benin]]
 
Image:Elephant Jose Tello.jpg|'''Manovo-Gounda St Floris National Park''' [[Central African Republic]]
 
Image:Elephant Jose Tello.jpg|'''Manovo-Gounda St Floris National Park''' [[Central African Republic]]
 
</gallery>
 
</gallery>
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[[File:Avenue of Sphinxes Egypt.jpg|440px]]
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'''Avenue of Sphinxes''' [[Egypt]].
 
</center>
 
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Image:Stuart George Washington portrait.jpg|[[George Washington]] '''portrait by''' [[Gilbert Stuart]] [[US]]
 
Image:Stuart George Washington portrait.jpg|[[George Washington]] '''portrait by''' [[Gilbert Stuart]] [[US]]
Image:DcLincMor.JPG|'''Lincoln Memorial''' [[US]]
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Image:DcLincMor.JPG|'''[[Lincoln Memorial]]''' [[US]]
Image:Golden Gate Bridge.jpg|'''Golden Gate Bridge''' [[US]]
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Image:Golden Gate Bridge.jpg|'''[[Golden Gate Bridge]]''' [[US]]
 
Image:Statue of Liberty.jpg|'''[[Statue of Liberty]]''' [[US]]
 
Image:Statue of Liberty.jpg|'''[[Statue of Liberty]]''' [[US]]
 
Image:Grand Canyon2.jpg|'''[[Grand Canyon]]''' [[US]]
 
Image:Grand Canyon2.jpg|'''[[Grand Canyon]]''' [[US]]
Image:Alaska Mt. McKinley.jpg|'''Mt. McKinley''' [[US]]
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Image:Alaska Mt. McKinley.jpg|'''Denali''' (formerly known as Mt. McKinley) [[US]]
 
Image:Calakmul 2.jpg|'''[[Calakmul]]''' [[Mexico]]
 
Image:Calakmul 2.jpg|'''[[Calakmul]]''' [[Mexico]]
Image:Uxmal 2.jpg|'''Uxmal''' [[Mexico]]
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Image:Uxmal 2.jpg|'''[[Uxmal]]''' [[Mexico]]
 
Image:Kukulcan3.jpg|'''[[Chichen Itza]]''' [[Mexico]]
 
Image:Kukulcan3.jpg|'''[[Chichen Itza]]''' [[Mexico]]
Image:Bellas Artes.jpg|'''[[The Fine Arts Palace]]''' [[Mexico]]
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File:Reforma - Mexico City.jpg|'''[[Mexico City]]''' [[Mexico]]
 
Image:Canada-cn-tower.jpg|'''[[CN Tower]]''' [[Canada]]
 
Image:Canada-cn-tower.jpg|'''[[CN Tower]]''' [[Canada]]
 
Image:Tikal.JPG|'''[[Tikal]]''' [[Guatemala]]
 
Image:Tikal.JPG|'''[[Tikal]]''' [[Guatemala]]
Image:Cartegna Colombia.jpg|'''Cartegna''' [[Colombia]]
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Image:Cartegna Colombia.jpg|'''Cartagena''' [[Colombia]]
 
Image:AMAZONAS Venezuela.png|'''Jungle region''' [[Venezuela]]
 
Image:AMAZONAS Venezuela.png|'''Jungle region''' [[Venezuela]]
 
Image:Galapagos islands Ecuador.JPG|'''[[Galápagos Islands|Galapagos islands]]''' [[Ecuador]]
 
Image:Galapagos islands Ecuador.JPG|'''[[Galápagos Islands|Galapagos islands]]''' [[Ecuador]]
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Image:Iguazu Falls.jpg|'''Iguazu Falls''' [[Argentina]] / [[Brazil]]
 
Image:Iguazu Falls.jpg|'''Iguazu Falls''' [[Argentina]] / [[Brazil]]
 
Image:Machu Picchu.jpg|'''[[Machu Picchu]]''' [[Peru]]
 
Image:Machu Picchu.jpg|'''[[Machu Picchu]]''' [[Peru]]
Image:Andes chilenos.gif|'''Andes''' [[Chile]]  
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Image:Andes chilenos.gif|'''[[Andes]]''' [[Chile]]  
Image:Moai Rano.jpg|'''Moai''', '''[[Easter island|Easter Island]]''' [[Chile]]  
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File:Monument of the Martyrs of the Battle of Iquique Chile.jpg|'''Monument of the Martyrs of the Battle of Iquique''' [[Chile]]  
  
 
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[[File:Estela de luz May 2012.jpg|240px|Estela de luz, Mexico]]
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'''Estela de Luz, [[Mexico]].'''
 
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</center>
  
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Image:Meenakshi temple.jpg|'''Meenakshi temple''' [[India]]
 
Image:Meenakshi temple.jpg|'''Meenakshi temple''' [[India]]
Image:Taj Mahal...jpg|'''Taj Mahal''' [[India]]
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File:Brihadeeswarar Temple India.jpg|'''Brihadeeswarar Temple''' [[India]]
Image:China Wall.jpg|'''Great Wall of [[China]]'''
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Image:China Wall.jpg|'''[[Great Wall of China]]'''
 
Image:Daibutsu - Buddha.jpg|'''Daibutsu - [[Buddha]]''' [[Japan]]
 
Image:Daibutsu - Buddha.jpg|'''Daibutsu - [[Buddha]]''' [[Japan]]
 
Image:Japan Miyajima s.jpg|'''The gate of [[Itsukushima Shrine]] ''' [[Japan]]
 
Image:Japan Miyajima s.jpg|'''The gate of [[Itsukushima Shrine]] ''' [[Japan]]
 
Image:Buddha Korea.jpg|'''[[Buddha]]''' [[Korea]]
 
Image:Buddha Korea.jpg|'''[[Buddha]]''' [[Korea]]
Image:Siem Reap, Cambodia.jpg|'''Angkor temples''' [[Cambodia]]
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Image:Siem Reap, Cambodia.jpg|'''[[Angkor]] temples''' [[Cambodia]]
 
Image:Silver Pagoda Cambodia.jpg|'''Silver Pagoda''' [[Cambodia]]
 
Image:Silver Pagoda Cambodia.jpg|'''Silver Pagoda''' [[Cambodia]]
 
Image:Lak Muang Bangkok.jpg|'''Lak Muang''' [[Thailand]]
 
Image:Lak Muang Bangkok.jpg|'''Lak Muang''' [[Thailand]]
Image:Petronas towers at night.jpg|'''Petronas towers''' [[Malaysia]]
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Image:Petronas towers at night.jpg|'''[[Petronas towers]]''' [[Malaysia]]
Image:Petra.jpg|'''El Khazneh - Petra''' [[Jordan]]
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Image:Petra.jpg|'''El Khazneh - [[Petra]]''' [[Jordan]]
 
Image:Fatima al Masouma.jpg|'''Fatima al Masouma''' [[Iran]]
 
Image:Fatima al Masouma.jpg|'''Fatima al Masouma''' [[Iran]]
Image:Omayyad Mosque Damascus Syria.jpg|'''Omayyad Mosque''' [[Syria]]
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Image:Omayyad Mosque Damascus Syria.jpg|'''Umayyad Mosque''' [[Syria]]
Image:Saint Sophia.jpg|'''Saint Sophia''' [[Turkey]]
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Image:Saint Sophia.jpg|'''[[Saint Sophia]]''' [[Turkey]]
 
Image:Nazareth.jpg|'''Basilica of the Annunciation''' [[Israel]]
 
Image:Nazareth.jpg|'''Basilica of the Annunciation''' [[Israel]]
 
</gallery>
 
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[[File:Jahangiri Mahal - Agra Fort India.jpg|440px]]
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'''[[Agra Fort]]''' [[India]].
 
</center>
 
</center>
  
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<center>
 
<center>
 
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<gallery perrow="5">
Image:Sidney opera house.jpg|'''Sydney Opera House''' [[Australia]]
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Image:Sidney opera house.jpg|'''[[Sydney Opera House]]''' [[Australia]]
Image:Great Barrier Reef.jpg|'''Great Barrier Reef''' [[Australia]]
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Image:Great Barrier Reef.jpg|'''[[Great Barrier Reef]]''' [[Australia]]
Image:Barriere corail.jpg|'''Barrier Corail''' [[Australia]]
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Image:Barriere corail.jpg|'''[[Great Barrier Reef]]''' [[Australia]]
Image:Royal exhibition building.jpg|'''Royal Exhibition Building''' [[Australia]]
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Image:Royal exhibition building.jpg|'''Royal Exhibition Building''' Australia
  
 
Image:Te Papa.jpg|'''Te Papa, Museum of New Zealand''' [[New Zealand]]
 
Image:Te Papa.jpg|'''Te Papa, Museum of New Zealand''' [[New Zealand]]
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</gallery>
 
</gallery>
 
</center>
 
</center>
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=== [[Europe]] ===
 
=== [[Europe]] ===
 
<center>
 
<center>
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[[File:El Escorial Spain.jpg]]
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'''El Escorial''' [[Spain]].
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<gallery perrow="5">
 
<gallery perrow="5">
  
 
Image:The Tower of Belem.jpg|'''The Tower of Belem''' [[Portugal]]
 
Image:The Tower of Belem.jpg|'''The Tower of Belem''' [[Portugal]]
Image:Valencia.jpg|'''Valencia''' [[Spain]]
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Image:Valencia.jpg|'''[[Valencia]]''' [[Spain]]
Image:Gutenburg1.jpg|'''Gutenberg [[Bible]]''' [[Germany]]
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Image:Gutenburg1.jpg|'''[[Gutenberg Bible]]''' [[Germany]]
Image:Cosmographia.jpg|'''Map from Ptolemy's Geographia''' [[Greece]]
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Image:Cosmographia.jpg|'''Map from [[Ptolemy]]'s Geographia''' [[Greece]]
Image:Acropolis.gif|'''Acropolis''' [[Greece]]
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Image:Acropolis.gif|'''[[Acropolis]]''' [[Greece]]
 
Image:Colosseum.jpg|'''[[Colosseum]]''' [[Italy]]
 
Image:Colosseum.jpg|'''[[Colosseum]]''' [[Italy]]
Image:Michelangelopieta.jpg|'''Pieta''' [[Italy]]
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Image:Michelangelopieta.jpg|'''[[Pieta]]''' [[Italy]]
 
Image:Da Vinci The Last Supper.jpg|'''[[Last Supper|The Last Supper, Da Vinci]]''' [[Italy]]
 
Image:Da Vinci The Last Supper.jpg|'''[[Last Supper|The Last Supper, Da Vinci]]''' [[Italy]]
 
Image:Tower of Pisa.jpg|'''[[Tower of Pisa]]''' [[Italy]]
 
Image:Tower of Pisa.jpg|'''[[Tower of Pisa]]''' [[Italy]]
 
Image:Rembrandt Nightwatch.jpg|'''Nightwatch Rembrandt''' [[Netherlands]]
 
Image:Rembrandt Nightwatch.jpg|'''Nightwatch Rembrandt''' [[Netherlands]]
Image:Notre Dame.jpg|'''[[Notre Dame]]''', [[France]]
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Image:Notre Dame.jpg|'''[[Notre Dame Cathedral]]''', [[France]]
 
Image:Tour - Eiffel.jpg|'''[[Eiffel Tower]]''' [[France]]
 
Image:Tour - Eiffel.jpg|'''[[Eiffel Tower]]''' [[France]]
 
Image:Miranda.jpg|'''Miranda''' [[John William Waterhouse|Waterhouse]] [[United Kingdom]]
 
Image:Miranda.jpg|'''Miranda''' [[John William Waterhouse|Waterhouse]] [[United Kingdom]]
 
Image:Tower bridge London.jpg|'''[[London Tower Bridge|Tower bridge]]''' [[United Kingdom]]
 
Image:Tower bridge London.jpg|'''[[London Tower Bridge|Tower bridge]]''' [[United Kingdom]]
Image:Big Ben - England.jpg|'''Big Ben''' [[United Kingdom]]
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Image:Big Ben - England.jpg|'''[[Big Ben]]''' [[United Kingdom]]
  
 
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== Guest treasure ==
 
== Guest treasure ==
[[Image:Burgos Cathedral.JPG|300px]]
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[[File:Islamic mosque Dearborn Michigan.jpg|thumb|Islamic mosque, Dearborn Michigan.]]
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[[File:Burma Mon State Mount Kyaik-htiyo Golden Rock.jpg|400px]]
  
'''Burgos Cathedral, [[Spain]].'''
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''' Golden Rock, Mon State Mount,''' [[Burma]]
 
{{Clear}}
 
{{Clear}}
  
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:::::::::::::::::::::: [[World treasures II|Continue to Part II]] and [[World treasures III]]
  
 
== See also ==
 
== See also ==
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*[[Famous Cathedrals]]
 
*[[Famous Cathedrals]]
 
*[[Famous Sculptures]]
 
*[[Famous Sculptures]]
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*[[Ethnic Groups Gallery]]
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*[[Natural Wonders of the World]]
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[[File:China The Great Wall.jpg|thumb|center|300px|China, The Great Wall.]]
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{{Clear}}
  
 
== External links ==
 
== External links ==
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*[http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/splash.htm Timeline of Art History] The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
 
*[http://www.metmuseum.org/toah/splash.htm Timeline of Art History] The Metropolitan Museum of Art.
 
*[http://whc.unesco.org/en/list World Heritage List] UNESCO.  
 
*[http://whc.unesco.org/en/list World Heritage List] UNESCO.  
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*[http://www.google.com/culturalinstitute/project/world-wonders World Wonders.] Google Cultural Institute.
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*[http://www.worldtreasures.org/ Museum of World Treasures.]
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[[File:Saladins grave Damaskus.jpg|thumb|Saladin's tomb, [[Syria]]]]
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[[File:Azambuja, Portugal.jpg|thumb|290px|left|Azambuja, [[Portugal]].]]
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[[File:China GreatWall with people.jpg|thumb|center|300px|[[China]], Great Wall.]]
  
[[Category:Art]][[Category:Culture]][[Category:History]][[Category:Geography]]
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[[Category:Art]]
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[[Category:Culture]]
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[[Category:History]]
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[[Category:Geography]]
 
[[Category:Tourist Attractions]]
 
[[Category:Tourist Attractions]]
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[[Category:Featured articles]]
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[[Category:Famous Landmarks]]
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[[Category:Wonders of the World]]

Latest revision as of 16:17, 16 September 2016

World Treasures

Gallery


Africa


Avenue of Sphinxes Egypt.jpg

Avenue of Sphinxes Egypt.

The Americas

Estela de luz, Mexico

Estela de Luz, Mexico.

Asia


Jahangiri Mahal - Agra Fort India.jpg

Agra Fort India.

Australasia

Europe

El Escorial Spain.jpg

El Escorial Spain.


Guest treasure

Islamic mosque, Dearborn Michigan.

Burma Mon State Mount Kyaik-htiyo Golden Rock.jpg

Golden Rock, Mon State Mount, Burma


Continue to Part II and World treasures III

See also

Basilica of San Vicente, Avila, Spain.


China, The Great Wall.

External links


Saladin's tomb, Syria
Azambuja, Portugal.
China, Great Wall.