Opera News

Opera News App

St. Peter's Basilica And How Long It Took Constructing It.

SwandehJake
By SwandehJake | self meida writer
Published 8 months ago - 6726 views

When you hear that Rome was not built in a day, you may be tempted to take this at face value but this sinks deeper than one may imagine. Some notable buildings of the world took many years to complete. Listed below are some famous architectural wonders, their locations and the number of years spent constructing them.

-St. Peter’s Basilica – Vatican City: 144 years

The exterior of the Famous St. Peter's Basilica, seat of the Holy See.

A brief view of the interior of St Peter's Basilica, the home of over 60% of the world's art works in their natural state.


-Leaning Tower of Pisa – Pisa Italy:199 years


-St. Basil’s Cathedral – Moscow Russia: 123 years


-Taj Mahal – Agra India: 21 years

-St. Paul’s Cathedral – London England:36 years

-Buckingham Palace – London England:23 years

-Brandenburg Gate – Berlin Germany: 3 years


-The White House – Washington DC USA:13 years

-Sagrada Familia – Barcelona Spain:

-Palace of Westminster – London England:30 years

-Neuschwanstein Castle – Hohenschwangau Germany:23 years

Photo credit: Google

Content created and supplied by: SwandehJake (via Opera News )

Opera News is a free to use platform and the views and opinions expressed herein are solely those of the author and do not represent, reflect or express the views of Opera News. Any/all written content and images displayed are provided by the blogger/author, appear herein as submitted by the blogger/author and are unedited by Opera News. Opera News does not consent to nor does it condone the posting of any content that violates the rights (including the copyrights) of any third party, nor content that may malign, inter alia, any religion, ethnic group, organization, gender, company, or individual. Opera News furthermore does not condone the use of our platform for the purposes encouraging/endorsing hate speech, violation of human rights and/or utterances of a defamatory nature. If the content contained herein violates any of your rights, including those of copyright, and/or violates any the above mentioned factors, you are requested to immediately notify us using via the following email address operanews-external(at)opera.com and/or report the article using the available reporting functionality built into our Platform

YOU MAY LIKE

CHE 0 POR 1: After Yesterday's Match, See What FC Porto's Boss Said About Thomas Tuchel

2 minutes ago

0 🔥

CHE 0 POR 1: After Yesterday's Match, See What FC Porto's Boss Said About Thomas Tuchel

Despite Losing 1-0 In Yesterday's Match, Chelsea's Star Wins The Player Of The Match Award

26 minutes ago

267 🔥

Despite Losing 1-0 In Yesterday's Match, Chelsea's Star Wins The Player Of The Match Award

50 Cent Posted A Bible Verse On His Page

31 minutes ago

8 🔥

50 Cent Posted A Bible Verse On His Page

Naira Marley advises fasting Muslims on what not to do as They Observe Their Fasting This Ramadan

31 minutes ago

21 🔥

Naira Marley advises fasting Muslims on what not to do as They Observe Their Fasting This Ramadan

Video: Nigeria Is A Scam And No Politician Has The Right To Talk To Us About It - Pastor Paul Adefarasin

45 minutes ago

169 🔥

Video: Nigeria Is A Scam And No Politician Has The Right To Talk To Us About It - Pastor Paul Adefarasin

Morning prayer: Say this prayer before you leave your house

1 hours ago

6 🔥

Morning prayer: Say this prayer before you leave your house

Today's Headlines: Bandits Kills Four Persons In Kaduna State, Panic As Explosion Hits Lagos State

1 hours ago

67 🔥

Today's Headlines: Bandits Kills Four Persons In Kaduna State, Panic As Explosion Hits Lagos State

How Did Fish And Other Aquatic Lives Survive In Noah's Ark? See Replies A Facebook User Got

1 hours ago

67 🔥

How Did Fish And Other Aquatic Lives Survive In Noah's Ark? See Replies A Facebook User Got

Today's Headlines: Another Top Politician Defect To APC; Boko Haram Attacks Maiduguri, Kill Soldiers

1 hours ago

77 🔥

Today's Headlines: Another Top Politician Defect To APC; Boko Haram Attacks Maiduguri, Kill Soldiers

Check the funny reply Reno Omokri received from Senator Shehu Sani after he said men should focus on books

2 hours ago

1011 🔥

Check the funny reply Reno Omokri received from Senator Shehu Sani after he said men should focus on books

COMMENTS