Colonial Architecture Project

Photos of European colonial architecture around the world

by Gauvin Alexander Bailey, Bader Chair in Southern Baroque Art, Queen's University at Kingston, Canada

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Galle, Fort

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Built 1588 by the Portuguese; beginning in 1649 extensively renovated by the Dutch. UNESCO World Heritage Site, inscribed 1988.

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