Sunday, September 03, 2006

Temple of Diana
Hofgarten - Palace Garden


Temple of Diana
Hofgarten - Palace Garden
Munich
Germany

The Mannerist Temple of Diana in the centre of the Hofgarten is one of the most Bavaria's famous symbols.

The garden, with its references to Italian models, is one of the largest Mannerist gardens in the north of the Alps.

The Temple of Diana is a public altar of the Roman Goddess Diana. She was the virgin goddess of the hunt. She also later became a Moon Goddess.