Ġgantija Temples on Gozo Malta

The Ġgantija Temples on Gozo Malta are a UNESCO World Heritage site and are believed to be some of the oldest free-standing structures in the world. Here is a brief history of the temples.:

The Ġgantija Temples were built between 3600 and 3200 BC during the Neolithic period. The temples are made of limestone blocks and are located on a hill in the town of Xagħra on the island of Gozo.

The temples consist of two megalithic structures, which are believed to have been used for religious purposes. The temples are named after the Maltese word for "giant" (ġgant), as they were believed to have been built by giants.

The temples were rediscovered in 1827 and have since been excavated and restored. They are now a popular tourist attraction and an important site for archaeologists studying the Neolithic period.

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