Palmyra’s Arch of Triumph Digitally Reconstructed in Trafalgar Square

April 19th, 2016

A replica of Palmyra’s ancient Arch of Triumph has been built in London’s Trafalgar Square, part of a joint venture by researchers at Oxford, Harvard, and Dubai’s Museum of the Future called the Institute of Digital Archaeology.  “The Trafalgar Square project is a celebration of the heritage of the Middle East and an optimistic response to the ongoing destruction of cultural sites,” says Alexy Karenowska, director of technology at the IDA.

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