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On June 16, 2006 Greece issued this .65 euro stamp (Sc #2267a) depicting the Kastello on the island of Rhodes.

From wikipedia, "The Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes, also known as the Kastello, is a medieval castle in the city of Rhodes on the island of Rhodes in Greece. The site was previously a citadel of the Knights Hospitaler that functioned as a palace, headquarters and fortress...The palace was originally built in the late 7th century as a Byzantine citadel."


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Here is Greece's October 7, 1996 10 drachma, booklet stamp (Sc #1843a) depicting Mytilene Castle.

From wikipedia, The Castle of Mytilene, also Fortress of Mytilene, is located in Mytilene on the Greek island of Lesbos, North Aegean. The sixth century castle may have been built on top of an already existent fortress."


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Castles in Hungary
September 2, 2019
Visegrád Castle was constructed in the mid-13th century near the one destroyed earlier. The Upper Castle on top of a high hill was laid out on a triangular ground plan and had three towers at its corners. The Lower Castle, with a large tower at its center, connects the Upper Castle with the Danube.
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Kunsthaus Graz
August 20, 2020
Kunsthaus Graz was built as part of the European Capital of Culture celebrations in 2003. It was designed by Colin Fournier and Peter Cook and is an example of blob architecture. Its exhibition program specializes in contemporary art from the 1960s onwards.
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Local Autonomy Law - Fukushima
May 11, 2016
Marine Science Museum is an aquarium located in Iwaki, Fukushima. The museum opened in 2000 and offers exhibitions on marine subjects including regional ecosystems, life in coral reefs and the evolution of marine species.
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This modern, .52 euro stamp of BWPost Stuttgart, depicts the Kunstmuseum Stuttgart which houses a collection of contemporary and modern art, including important works by Otto Dix. This art museum was built in 2005.

BWPost is the largest private courier in the German state of Baden-Wuerttemberg.

Regarding the Kunstmuseum Stuttgart building, wikipedia says, "During the day it looks like a glass cube, and at night the interior-lighted limestone walls become visible."


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Javari Temple is a Hindu temple which forms part of the Khajuraho Group of Monuments. It was built between c. 975 and 1100 AD and is dedicated to the Hindu deity Vishnu.
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Torun Cathedral is located in the historical city of Torun. The Gothic style architecture was first completed in the 14th century and has been rebuilt many times and expanded until it reached its present form at the end of 15th century.
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December 28, 2005
Georgian Opera and Ballet Theatre is located in Tbilisi. Founded in 1851, it is the main opera house of Georgia and one of the oldest such establishments in eastern Europe.
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National Stadium
March 26, 2011
National Stadium of Costa Rica is located in La Sabana Metropolitan Park, San José. It was completed in 2011 and is the first modern sport and event arena in Central America.
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Modern Architecture
December 6, 2017
Azerbaijan National Carpet Museum is located in Baku. The new building with an appearance of a rolled carpet was completed in 2014. It displays Azerbaijani carpets and rugs of various weaving techniques and materials from various periods.
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INTACH Heritage Centers
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Jaisalmer Fort is situated in the city of Jaisalmer, in the Indian state of Rajasthan. The fort was built in 1155 AD and still accommodates nearly one fourth of the old city's population. The stamp depicts Maharaja Mahal (Royal Palace) within the fort.
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European Capital Riga
April 3, 2015
Latvian National Opera is located in central Riga, between the old town and the Pilsetas Canal. It was built in 1860-1863, with Hellenic Classical style decorated by a portico of Ionic columns and a group of allegoric figures.
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Musée du quai Branly
July 10, 2006
Musée du quai Branly, located in Paris, is a museum featuring the indigenous art and cultures of Africa, Asia, Oceania, and the Americas. The museum opened in 2006.
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Grandmaster's Palace is a palace in Valletta, Malta. It was built between the 16th and 18th centuries and currently houses the Office of the President of Malta. The main structure was built in Late Renaissance style by Maltese architect Girolamo Cassar.
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