Museum of the Bible

The Museum of the Bible is a museum in Washington D.C. which documents the narrative, history and impact of the Bible. The museum opened on November 17, 2017. The museum has 1,150 items in its permanent collection and 2,000 items on loan from other institutions and collections.Wikipedia

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Santa Rosa de Lima

Santa Rosa de Lima was an early 18th-century Spanish settlement in the Rio Chama valley, near the present-day town of Abiquiu in Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. By the 1730s Spanish settlers were moving into the Chama River valley, and by 1744 at least 20 families were living in the present-day Abiquiú area, where they …

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St. Buryan Church

The Church of St Buryan is a late-15th-century Church of England parish church in St Buryan in Cornwall, England.(Wikipedia) Captured by: Ocean3D

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St Edmundsbury Cathedral

St Edmundsbury Cathedral is the cathedral for the Church of England’s Diocese of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich. It is the seat of the Bishop of St Edmundsbury and Ipswich and is in Bury St Edmunds. Wikipedia Captured by: DC Property Photography Address: Angel Hill, Bury St Edmunds, Bury Saint Edmunds IP33 1LS, United Kingdom Phone: +44 1284 748720 …

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Auriesville Shrine

The Shrine of Our Lady of Martyrs is located in the hamlet of Auriesville in Fultonville, NY. Once the 17th Century Mohawk Village of Ossernenon, it is now a Roman Catholic shrine dedicated to three Jesuit missionaries who were martyred here, and to St. Kateri Tekakwitha, a Mohawk/Algonquin woman who was born here. (ourladyofmartyrsshrine.org)

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Royal Victoria Chapel

The Royal Victoria Hospital or Netley Hospital was a large military hospital in Netley, near Southampton, Hampshire, England. Construction started in 1856 at the suggestion of Queen Victoria but its design caused some controversy, chiefly from Florence Nightingale. Often visited by Queen Victoria, the hospital was extensively used during the First World War. It became the 28th US General Hospital during the invasion of mainland Europe in the Second World …

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Grote Kerk of Breda

The Grote Kerk of Breda, Netherlands is a church that towers over the city’s skyline. With ties to the royal Nassau family, this Gothic medieval church has a rich history dating back from the 14th century. Its wide, open golden ceilings are one of this church’s many highlights. Captured by: High & Low Photography

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Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception

The Cathedral of Immaculate Conception in Albany, New York is full of rich history. Constructed in 1852, the cathedral was originally commissioned by Irish Bishop John McCloskey in order to serve his flock of Catholics who fled Ireland from the Potato Famine. Today, the cathedral stands as the second-oldest cathedral in New York state. Captured …

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Mont Saint-Michel

Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island and mainland commune in Normandy, France. The island is located about one kilometer off the country’s northwestern coast, at the mouth of the Couesnon River near Avranches and is 7 hectares in area. (Wikipedia) The Mont Saint Michel Abbey is located within the city and island of Mont-Saint-Michel in Lower …

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Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

Notre-Dame de Paris, often referred to simply as Notre-Dame, is a medieval Catholic cathedral on the Île de la Cité in the 4th arrondissement of Paris. The cathedral is consecrated to the Virgin Mary and considered to be one of the finest examples of French Gothic architecture. (Wikipedia)

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Church of St Mary at Mount Naranco

The church of St Mary at Mount Naranco Roman Catholic Asturian pre-Romanesque Asturian architecture church on the slope of Mount Naranco situated 3 kilometres (1.9 mi) from Oviedo, northern Spain. Ramiro I of Asturias ordered it to be built as a royal palace as part of a larger complex that also incorporated the nearby church …

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Baptist Church of Beaufort

Captured by: Charleston 3D Advantage The Baptist Church of Beaufort was organized in 1800, the building was erected in 1844 during the pastorate of Richard Fuller. The church is an excellent example of Greek Revival architecture. Library Learn More About HistoryView VR  

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Norwich Cathedral: Cloisters

Captured by: GGS Norwich Cathedral is an English cathedral located in Norwich, Norfolk, dedicated to the Holy and Undivided Trinity. It is the cathedral church for the Church of England Diocese of Norwich and is one of the Norwich 12 heritage sites. Wikipedia Norwich Cathedral has the second largest cloisters in England, only exceeded by those …

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LDS Church History Museum

Captured by: Snap-Sale The Church History Museum is the premier museum operated by The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. It is located in Salt Lake City, Utah, and is opposite the west gates of the church’s Temple Square. (Wikipedia) Temple Vancouver Canada – Toshueyi by Shue-Yi To on Sketchfab Library Learn More About HistoryView …

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Diocesan Museum Wooden Gallery

The Diocesan Museum in Udine is housed in the Patriarchal Palace, current seat of the Bishop of Udine. The 18th-century structure has roots in the 15th-century residence, which was begun as the residence of the Patriarchs of Aquileia. The collection of the museum includes about 700 works. This exhibit explores the history of wooden sculpture in Udine …

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Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi

Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was an Indian activist who was the leader of the Indian independence movement against British rule. (Wikipedia) Born: October 2, 1869, Porbandar, India Full name: Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Assassinated: January 30, 1948, New Delhi, India Cause of death: Assassination of Mahatma Gandhi Captured by: ReOrbitVR Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Bagan: Four Buddha Temple

Bagan (Burmese: ပုဂံ; MLCTS: pu.gam, IPA: [bəɡàɴ]; formerly Pagan) is an ancient city located in the Mandalay Region of Myanmar. From the 9th to 13th centuries, the city was the capital of the Pagan Kingdom, the first kingdom that unified the regions that would later constitute modern Myanmar. During the kingdom’s height between the 11th and 13th centuries, over 10,000 Buddhist temples, pagodas and monasteries were constructed in the Bagan …

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St. Paul’s Episcopal Church

St. Paul’s Episcopal Church in Troy, New York, United States, is located at Third and State streets. It is home to one of the oldest congregations in the city. (Wikipedia) Captured by: Hudson Virtual Tours Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Saint Mary’s Parish – Westphalia, Michigan

The history of St. Mary’s Parish in Westphalia, Michigan, is long and rich, and is one that is difficult to summarize in just a few pages. These pages do not include all of the parish’s history, but instead highlight interesting points in its history, such as the emigration of the first settlers and their establishment …

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Lakemba Mosque

Lakemba Mosque is reportedly Australia’s largest mosque. Lakemba Mosque was the second purpose-built mosque in Sydney and is located in the suburb of Lakemba, Sydney. The mosque is owned and managed by the Lebanese Muslim Association. (Wikipedia) Captured by: TechnicTouch Evolution Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Salisbury Cathedral

Salisbury Cathedral, formally known as the Cathedral Church of the Blessed Virgin Mary, is an Anglican cathedral in Salisbury, England, and one of the leading examples of Early English architecture. (Wikipedia) Captured by: Heads Above the Cloud Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Magna Carta | Salisbury Cathedral

Magna Carta (Latin for “Great Charter”) is one of the most celebrated documents in English history. At the time it was the solution to a political crisis in Medieval England but its importance has endured as it has become recognized as a cornerstone of liberty influencing much of the civilized world. Only four copies of …

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Kit Carson Chapel and Fort Lyon National Cemetery

First established in 1868 as a U.S. Army post by Captain William H. Penrose, 3rd U.S. Infantry, in Bent County, Colorado. Named after Brigadier General Nathaniel Lyon (Cullum 1069), who was the first Union General killed in the U.S. Civil War, 10 Aug 1861, in the Battle of Wilson’s Creek. This post was abandoned in 1889. (FortWiki) Captured by: Drone Bros, …

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Bent County/Las Animas Cemetery

For more than 160 years, the current Bent County/Las Animas Cemetery has served as a community burial ground and the final resting place for several famous names in Colorado history. One famous Coloradan who rests there is fur trader William Bent, who with his brother built and operated the famous Bent’s Fort. A replica of …

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Grand Mosque of Bursa

Bursa Grand Mosque is a mosque in Bursa, Turkey. Built in the Seljuk style, it was ordered by the Ottoman Sultan Bayezid I and built between 1396 and 1399. The mosque has 20 domes and 2 minarets. (Wikipedia) Captured by: Sanal Boyut  

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Museum of Islamic Civilizations

Born from the will of Mrs. Nadia Karmous, to propose in Switzerland a space around the muslim culture, the MUCIVI (Museum of the civilization of Islam) allows the cultural pole that is the Chaux-de-Fonds, to welcome a place of exchanges, meetings, and discoveries. The exhibition museum traces, in an innovative staging, mixing images, sounds, lighting atmospheres …

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Maitreya Statue

This statue of Maitreya is located in the Ninh Binh province of Vietnam. In Buddhist culture, Maitreya is considered to be the successor of the present Buddha, popularly known as Gautama Buddha. This statue is over 10 meters high and weighs 80 tons. (Matterport) Captured by: Toan Dung Media Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Vietnamese Arhat Corridor

This corridor found in the Ninh Van region of Vietnam is filled with 500 unique arhat statues. The statues, made by local villagers, were each made out of stone blocks. Each statue features a unique facial expression and posture different from all 499 other statues within the corridor. In Buddhism, an Arhat is a title …

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Saint Piran & Saint Michael Church

The Saint Piran & Saint Michael Church is one of three in Cornwall dedicated to St. Piran. Piran, reputedly a son of Ireland, may actually have come from Perranzabuloe in Cornwall, the main cult center with another ‘Piran’ church being established at Perranarworthal. Perranuthnoe church is first mentioned in 1348, though its first rector is …

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MLK’s Ebenezer Baptist Church

Ebenezer Baptist Church the spiritual home of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. He was baptized here as a child and at the age of 19 became ordained a minister. He continued to serve as co-pastor (with his father) until his death in 1968. Stand at the pulpit where Dr. King honed his oratory and found his …

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Shwe U Min Pagoda

Shwe U Min Pagoda is a natural cave filled with thousands of golden Buddhas which is situated in South of central Kalaw, Shan State, Myanmar. Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Madron Church

St Maddern’s Church is the parish church of Madron, near Penzance in Cornwall. The church was in early times the mother church of Morvah and Penzance. (Wikipedia) Captured by: Ocean3D.uk Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Zhizhu Temple

The Songzhu Temple ( Tib. Zong dgon kru’u ;. Chin Songzhu si嵩祝寺) was a temple of Tibetan Buddhism , the Qing Emperor Yongzheng 1733 for the third [1] Cangkya Qutuqtu (changkya khutukhtu) had built , It is located at the address Songzhu Beixiang in Beijing District Dongcheng . On the temple grounds there is now a luxury hotel. [2] Songzhu Temple and Zhizhu Temple [3] are since 1984 on the list of monuments of the city Beijing (3-30). (Wikipedia) …

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Bagan Buddha Temple

Bagan (Burmese: ပုဂံ; MLCTS: pu.gam, IPA: [bəɡàɴ]; formerly Pagan) is an ancient city located in the Mandalay Region of Myanmar. From the 9th to 13th centuries, the city was the capital of the Pagan Kingdom, the first kingdom that unified the regions that would later constitute modern Myanmar. During the kingdom’s height between the 11th and 13th centuries, over 10,000 Buddhist temples, pagodas, and monasteries were constructed in the …

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National Museum of Iraq – Islamic Hall

The National Museum of Iraq is a museum located in Baghdad, Iraq. Also known as the Iraq Museum, it contains precious relics from the Mesopotamian, Babylonian and Persian civilization. It was looted during and after the 2003 Invasion of Iraq. (Wikipedia) Captured by: Associated Press Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Saint Leonard’s Church

St Leonard’s Church is a Church of England parish church in the London Borough of Lambeth. It is a Grade II listed building and occupies a prominent position on the west side of Streatham High Road, at its junction with Tooting Bec Gardens and Mitcham Lane. (Wikipedia) Captured by: Media Picture Library Learn More About HistoryView …

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Old Kilfane Church

Kilfane Church is a medieval church and National Monument in County Kilkenny, Ireland. (Wikipedia) Captured by: SeeBig Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Shitthaung Pahto, Mrauk-U

Created by: 3XVIVR Productions Shittaung Pagoda, which means ‘Temple of the 80,000 pagodas’ in Myanmar, was built by King Minbin, one of the most powerful kings of the Mrauk U dynasty in 1535. This pagoda which lies half a mile north of the palace city has an intriguing maze-like floor plan inside. The central pagoda …

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Jewish History Museum: Holocaust History Center

Captured by: Shots Deluxe The Holocaust History Center at the Jewish History Museum is an educational institute dedicated to an ongoing examination of the Holocaust through the lived experiences of individuals who survived the war and later lived in Southern Arizona.  To date, over 260 individuals from 18 nations have been identified as those who …

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Wooden Church: Assumption of the Virgin Mary

Created by: 3D Tour Biserica Adormirii Maicii Domnului is the oldest wooden church in the country, built from Calarasi Moldovan woodland oak trees. The church was founded by the freeholders of Hiriseni in 1642 in the courtyard of another monastery, Harjauca. In 1821, when the monastery moved, the church was transferred on the territory of …

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