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The Temple, a completely preserved sacral monument, dedicated to goddess Roma and Emperor Augustus, was constructed between the years 2 BC and 14 AD when the Emperor died. The function of the Temple changed through the years, according to PulaInfo. “With the ending of the pagan ancient era its original pagan function ceased and the temple was afterwards used as a church, granary, and in the beginning of the 19th century it was a museum for stone monuments.” It was completely destroyed in 1944 by a bomb and reconstructed by 1947.