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Construction of the Leaning Tower of Pisa

Saturday, June 10, 2017

  what is the leaning tower of pisa made? Begun in 1173, the process by which the leaning tower of Pisa had transformed into the monument as we know it today was long and drawn out. In fact, it took over 800 years from start to finish. Intricate carvings, columns, arch's, and other design elements are incorporated into ...

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Intersting Facts About the Leaning Tower of Pisa

Sunday, March 12, 2017

13 facts before you visit to Leaning tower of pisa The leaning tower of Pisa weighs 14,500 tonnes - Although it took quite a long time for construction to be completed, the official estimated weight of the tower is just shy of 14,500 tonnes. No wonder the clay foundation couldn't handle the weight! The ...

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The History of The Leaning Tower of Pisa

Saturday, March 12, 2016

The History of The Leaning Tower of Pisa Humans make mistakes, after all, no human is perfect. One mistake made in the 11th century resulted in a 14,500 ton leaning tower. This miscalculation would later become a symbol of civic pride, but tell that to the man who designed it! The learning tower of Pisa, known as ...

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