UA-59932936-1
Tag Archives: Pompey’s Pillar
Pompey's Pillar - An Open Museum in Alexandria (Egypt).

Pompey’s Pillar – An Open Museum in Alexandria

Pompey’s Pillar is an open museum in Alexandria. This pillar wasn’t really built for Pompey, a Roman politician and military general. He was also Julius Caesar’s fiercest rival and mortal enemy in the civil war. This monolithic column was built to commemorate the triumph of the Roman Emperor Diocletian over a revolt in Alexandria. And […]

Continue Reading