Perga / Perge
Perge was an ancient Greek city in Anatolia and the capital of Pamphylia, the Archaeological site of Perge has been excavated...
Roman Sarcophagus Relief
Fragments of a sarcophagus, 150-175 CE, Asia Minor, marble. Musée du Cinquantenaire (Brussels, Belgium). Made with ReMake...
Roman Theatre at Aphrodisias, Caria
The Roman theatre of Aphrodisias in Caria (modern-day Turkey), built in the second half of the 1st century BCE on the eastern...
Sargon II Basalt Stele
This embossed human head stele is believed to be Sargon II (reigned 722-705 BCE) "who was one of the most important kings...
Sports Sites in Ancient Anatolia: Stadiums
Today we have much evidence that modern Sports Culture has its roots in Ancient Olympic Games. Many excavations are...
Temple of Apollo, Side
The remains of the 2nd century CE Temple of Apollo at Side (modern-day Turkey).
Temple of Hadrian at Ephesus
The Temple of Hadrian on Curetes Street at Ephesus in Ionia (modern Turkey). It was built before 138 CE by a wealthy Ephesian...
Temple of Zeus Chrysaoreus, Caria
The Temple of Zeus Chrysaoreus (Zeus of the Golden sword) in Alabanda (or Antiochia of the Chrysaorians), an ancient...
Temple of Zeus, Euromos
The temple of Zeus Lepsynus at Euromos, located in the ancient region of Caria, is one of the best preserved temples...
Thales of Miletus
Traditionally regarded as the first Western philosopher and mathematician, Thales of Miletus (a Greek colony on the west...