Philae Philae Island, Egypt 370, 285-246 BCE, 284-305 CE
Philae Island is home to the great Temple of Isis, a major place of pilgrimage in the ancient world and one of the last sanctuaries to be converted to Christianity.
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- PhilaeP'aaleqTemple of Isis at Philae
- 24.025256° N, 32.884250° E
- main dates
- -370 constructed