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Parliament Building

Λεωφόρος Βασιλίσσης Σοφίας 2, Athens, Greece
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The Greek Parliament building in Athens, constructed between 1836 and 1840 by Ludwig I of Bavaria for his son, King Otto of Greece, was originally intended to serve as Royal Palace for the new king after the expulsion of the Ottoman Turks. Formerly housing the Greek parliament, and after witnessing countless critical turning points in Greek politics, including assassination, multiple revolutions, ... read more
and the formation of the Republic, the Old Parliament, or Old Palace, represents the rich history of Athens and the Greeks, and is currently used as the Greek National Historical Museum.

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