Hierapolis (Pamukkale) Turkey

North Gate (Gate of Domitian)
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Said to have been founded by Apollo, Hierapolis (modern-day Pamukkale) was the site of sacred hot springs associated with Pluto, god of the underworld. The city also had a significant Jewish community and was mentioned by Paul in his Letter to Colossians.

Facts & Stats on Hierapolis (Pamukkale)

Go Historic ID
319578
Names
Hierapolis (Pamukkale)
Hierapolis and Pamukkale
Heritage Lists
Location
Coordinates
37.923056° N, 29.126111° E
Phone Number
0258/272 2077

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Hierapolis (Pamukkale) (Turkey)
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Holly Hayes
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March 29, 2015