1826_tarxien_templeFour megalithic temples built between 3600 and 2500 BC and interconnected were unearthed in 1914. The main temple above is the only known example of a six-apse temple.

Quatre temples mégalithiques construits entre 3600 et 2500 av. J.-C.et reliés entre eux étaient exhumés en 1914. Le temple principal ci-dessus est le seul exemple connu d’un temple à six apsides.

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3 comments on “Postcard from Malta – Tarxien Temples

  1. William Kendall

    Fascinating! You’ve photographed it beautifully.
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  2. Butcherbird86

    Ever since I studied Ancient History at school I’ve had Malta on my list of places I’d like to visit.

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