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Royal Palace of Abomey
Royal Palace of Abomey

Royal Palace of Abomey

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Royal Palaces of Abomey, Benin
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The west African Kingdom of Dahomey was a major regional power for over 200 years (1625-1900) and all of its kings built their palaces in the same area at Abomey. This concentration of history is rare ... Read more
for any part of the world, and especially important in the case of Dahomey as little else remains of the kingdom. UNESCO designated the complex a World Heritage Site in light of its historical importance.

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