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Places of Worship: World Religions

Much of world history can be explored through places of worship. Explore this collection to visit and learn about sacred sites and movements that have both divided and connected people throughout the world in the past and today. Learn about these histories through sites such as Macedonia’s St. Sophia Church with walls that illuminate its historic significance as both a mosque and a church or the sculptures of Osun Osogbo Sacred Grove in Nigeria that connect historic and present day practices of Yoruba religion and culture.