Atlantis is a legendary city which is described in the work of the Greek philosopher Plato (c. 429 – 347 BCE...
Best Views of the Erechtheion in Athens
The Erechtheion temple of the Athenian acropolis was constructed between 421 and 406 BCE under the supervision of the architect...
Byzantium Site: Athens
Video courtesy of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports, Athens. Watch more videos about Byzantium: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLij2XTFgmBSQskKvT13tl72SPNmFlMDA2...
Caryatids of the 5th century BCE Erechtheion on the Athenian Acropolis.
Caryatids of the Erechtheion
A detail of the south porch of the Erechtheion temple on the Athenian acropolis. The building was constructed between...
A map illustrating the members of the Delian League, led by Athens c. 431 BCE.
Dionysos from the Parthenon.
Figure D (commonly identified as Dionysos) from the East Pediment of the Parthenon. Here we can see his legs, and where...
Epicurus (341 BCE – 270 BCE) was an ancient Greek philosopher, the founder of the Epicurean school in Athens...
Epistemic democracy in classical Athens
Analysis of democracy in Athens as an “epistemic” (knowledge-based) form of political and social organization...
The Erechtheion (or Erechtheum) is an ancient Greek temple constructed on the acropolis of Athens between 421 and 406...