Babylon

Babylon is a world heritage-listed ruin in , and used to be one of the most prominent cities of Ancient Mesopotamia.
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The was the eighth gate to the inner city of Babylon. is situated 170 meters northeast of Babylon. Photo: rictor-and-david, CC BY 2.0.

Archaeological site
The Ésagila was a temple dedicated to Marduk, the protector god of Babylon. is situated 1 km south of Babylon.

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