The Elephant , The Tower , The Guide And The Legionaire . The Sacro Bosco , Parc ...
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Description: the elephant , the tower , the guide and the legionaire . The Sacro Bosco , Parco dei Mostri , Bomarzo , Lazio , Italy . The fortified elephant with which Hannibal seriously damaged the Roman legions , while it transports the unconscious body of a legionaire . The park was created between 1522 and 1580 by Duke Vicino Orsini as a bizarre memorial to his late wife . The park contains strange statues and carvings of monsters , animals , mythical characters and lopsided buildings