Monopteral

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Monopteral

Describes a temple the roof of which is supported by columns, but without walls.
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It covers 1.4 sq miles (3.63[km.sup.2]) and has plenty of interesting features within its boundaries, including a Japanese teahouse and a Greek-style Monopteros temple created by Leo von Klenze.
These include a Japanese teahouse and a Greek-style Monopteros temple created by Leo von Klenze.
A further attraction is the Monopteros, a pillared monument set on a hill in the park which dates back to 1838 (U 3, 6 Giselastrasse or Munchener Freiheit)