Egyptian Pyramids (Giza, 26th century BC)
The Giza Necropolis is the only one of the Ancient wonders still intact.
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Egyptian Pharaohs were respected as gods, they were lords of life and death.
The step pyramid, built in the 27th century BC, was the first pyramid in Egypt.
African villages adapt to the natural environment well and reflect of the culture of local tribes.
Ancient Egyptians worshipped a large number of gods and goddesses.
An average Egyptian dwelling consisted of regularly arranged rooms.
The river and marine sailing boats of ancient Egypt were one-masted, oared boats
The seminomadic lifestyle of the Bedouin adapted to the climatic and environmental conditions of the desert.
Inhabitants of ancient Egypt wore characteristic clothes and jewellery.
Find notable historical places on a blank map.
Numerous legendary empires were built (and destroyed) in the course of history.
Oases are areas in deserts where water is available.
The Olympic Games, held in the town every 4th year after 776 BC made it one of the centres of ancient Greece.
A regular square pyramid is a right pyramid with a square base and four triangular faces.
The Rosetta Stone helped to solve the mystery of hieroglyphics.
A game about sights around the world.
Majestic even in its ruins, this city was the largest and most populous settlement in the pre-Columbian Americas.
Pharaoh Thutmose III defeated the rebellious coalition of Canaanite vassal states led by the king of Kadesh.
Today only one of the Wonders of the Ancient World is still intact: the Pyramids of Giza.
Ziggurats were typical terraced step pyramids used as temples in ancient Mesopotamia.
Ancient Egypt was called the ‘gift of the Nile’, since the river played an important role in the rise of Egyptian civilisation.
These special dolmens located in present-day Netherlands were built about 5,000 years ago.
A beehive tomb on the site of the ancient city of Mycenae, attributed to the legendary king.
One of the greatest archaeological finds of the 20th century was the tomb of the Egyptian pharaoh.
The outcome of one of the greatest battles in the history of the ancient East (fought by the Egyptians and Hittites) was indecisive.
This animation demonstrates the development of the axe throughout archaeological periods.
The ancient city of Babylon was built on the banks of the Euphrates River in Mesopotamia.