The world's most famous citadel, the Acropolis of Athens was built in the 5th century BC, during the Age of Pericles.
Ancient Egyptians worshipped a large number of gods and goddesses.
The masterpieces of ancient Greek potters are important archaeological artefacts.
Archimedes was one of the most brilliant Greek scholars of ancient times, who made his mark with military inventions as well.
An ancient Greek myth about the tragedy of father and son who wanted to flee the island of Crete.
Hippocrates, head of the medical school on the Greek island of Kos, is considered the 'Father of Medicine'.
The largest bronze-age building complex of ancient Crete was probably the centre of Minoan civilisation.
The animation shows five outstanding works in the history of sculpture.
The city with advanced culture was the first settlement in history to have a citadel.
According to the Bible Noah was ordered by God to build a large vessel to save his family and the animals from the flood
The Olympic Games, held in the town every 4th year after 776 BC made it one of the centres of ancient Greece.
The ´Temple of all gods´ was built during the reign of the Roman Emperor Hadrian.
The theatre that has a distinctive shape and excellent acoustics was situated at the side of the Acropolis in Athens.
The Doric, Ionic and Corinthian order of columns are different in size and ornamentation as well.
A beehive tomb on the site of the ancient city of Mycenae, attributed to the legendary king.
One of Bangkok's most famous landmarks is the Temple of Dawn, in Thai language: Wat Arun Ratchawararam.
According to Homer’s epic, Odysseus’ Stratagem caused the loss of Troy.
The Athenian democracy was built on the community of citizens with full rights.
Ancient Greek heavy infantryman.