Emperor Hadrian

Hadrian was emperor of Rome from 117 to 138 AD

World Heritage Sites connected to 'Emperor Hadrian':

  • 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; link