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|During the middle of the 19th century the Government of Victoria voted the sum of £5000 for the construction of a large equatorial telescope to be erected at the Melbourne Observatory, Australia.|
The construction of the grand instrument was entrusted to Mr.Grubb, F.R.S., of Dublin, Ireland. At the commencement of the year 1868 the telescope was completed.
The Great Melbourne teles...
|The Great Exhibition, also known as the Crystal Palace Exhibition, was an international exhibition held in Hyde Park London, from 1 May to 15 October 1851. Prince Albert, Queen Victoria's consort, was an enthusiastic promoter of the exhibition. A special building, nicknamed The Crystal Palace, was designed by Joseph Paxton with a cast iron frame and glass panels. This massive glass house wa...||02/13/2006||424|
|Here you can see the most important sites of Melbourne. Furthermore the 10 tallest buildings of this city are marked.||01/11/2006||515|
|The famous M.C.G. Melbourne, Australia||10/05/2005||481|
|The Royal Palace in Bucharest is a 5 floors neoclassic building. It was built between 1927 and 1937 and it served as a royal residence only until 1948, when the monarchy was abolished under the Soviet pressure.|
The Royal Palace was turned into the Romanian National Art Museum and it hosts two major galleries: the Romanian Art Gallery and the European Art Gallery.
|5-star Hotel Meridien, Hamburg, Germany.|
The new Le Royal Meridien Hamburg with 'Art + Tech' rooms, is ideally located right in the heart of Hamburg at the Aussenalster Lake.
Close to the fashionable shopping area, Le Royal Meridien Hamburg is within easy access to the nearby Congress and Exhibition C...
|Hiroshima Peace Memorial, called Genbaku Dome, the Atomic Bomb Dome, or the A-Bomb Dome by the Japanese is a UNESCO World Heritage Site located in Hiroshima, Japan. It was established as such in 1996.|
The building was originally designed by Czech architect Jan Letzel. It was completed in April 1915, and the new building was named the Hiroshima Prefectural Commercial Exhibition (H...
|The National Exhibition Centre is the busiest exhibition centre in Europe, staging more than 180 exhibitions and with up to four million visitors each year. With 21 halls totalling 200,000 square metres (two million square feet) it is also the biggest exhibition centre in Britain and the seventh largest in Europe. ||01/20/2006||483|
|The National Theatre Bucharest was founded in 1852 and it became a national institution in 1864 by a decree of Mihail Kogălniceanu.|
Its first building was destroyed during the bombardment of Bucharest during the World War II and the new building has been in use since 1973. The new building is located about half a kilometer away at University Square, in a complex that also includes t...
|It is the exhibition of the Acqua Felice. It was inaugurated in 1587 with the aqueduct, finished under Sisto V. It is the first water exhibition of modern Rome.||12/06/2006||295|
|Mahalakshmi Race Course, Mumbai, India. It is a replica of the Melbourne Racecourse. The racecourse is a horse racing track, oval in shape with a 2400 m straight chute, spread over approx. 225 acres of open land in the heart of Mumbai city. It was created out of a marshy land known as Mahalakshmi Flats. Built in 1883 and modelled on the Caulfield Racecourse in Melbourne, it is spread over on 22...||05/28/2011||384|
|Welcome to Melbourne Sign - Melbourne Australia||10/12/2005||293|