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Temple of Diana

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Address: Quai de la Fontaine | Jardin de la Fontaine, Nimes, France
Phone Number: 0466583800
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Interesting temple

This Temple is a part of the Jardine de la Fontaine which can easily be reached from Tour Magne and it takes only about 10 minutes walk through the gardens down to Temple.It was... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 4 weeks ago
Maidstone, United Kingdom

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San Jose, Costa Rica
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pretty cool ruins, Roman ones in the middle on the garden. Some couple sactually got inside but I'm not sure if it is permitted or no :P

1 Thank JoseCarranza
Maidstone, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This Temple is a part of the Jardine de la Fontaine which can easily be reached from Tour Magne and it takes only about 10 minutes walk through the gardens down to Temple.It was a lovely sunny day when we visited. Beautiful.

2 Thank kitty248
Quillan, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Superbe roman building, apparently not a temple though. Well worth an hour to contemplate and look around and wonder at the complexity of the construction. A gem

2 Thank john h
Houston, Texas
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The temple (more likely for the cult of the emperor, rather than Diana) is a ruin protected by a wrought iron fence. There is no access except for limited views through the bars of the fence. The temple is at the edge of a lovely, large park on the site of the ancient forum.

1 Thank Geoff A
Amelia, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

No work has been done on the temple and its in a corner of the park. It had rained the the area inside the temple very muddy. Still definitely worth a visit as part of wandering the public gardens,

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Nimes has several Roman monuments. This is among the less interesting ones. It's located in the Jardins de la fontaine, and it's worth a look, little more. Devote your energies to getting up to the Tour Magne.

1 Thank operalover939
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

This small temple tucked away at the left hand side of the park was lovely. Surrounded by trees it has a lovely sense of place.

2 Thank Jan W
Peoria, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

Not sure i knew what to expect even after reading different sources on the Temple of Diana. Certainly, one can appreciate the architectural complexity of the stonework and design. The Temple (or more probably a library) has suffered neglect and an explosion over the years. A metal plague at the entrance provides some of that history. At first view I... More 

1 Thank Jeffrey S
Aylesbury, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016

Tranquil and very beautiful with a small gardens and some seats to stop and take a little time. Not a place to rush into and out of.

1 Thank Susan P
Frankfurt, Germany
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

Not much to see inside. It is vandalized with graffiti. The explanation claims that it was not even dedicated to Diana.

1 Thank Jaksa P

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