Model of the Agora of Athens
A model of the agora of Athens at its maximum extension during the 2nd century CE. (Agora Museum, Athens)
Model of the Athenian Acropolis
A model of the Athenian acropolis in the 5th century BCE. The monumental Propylaea gives access to the Parthenon (centre...
Artist's impression of Mounichia naval harbour near Athens. Republished with Permission from Zea Harbour Project
Mycenean Greece and the Orient about 1450 BC
Mycenean Greece and the Orient about 1450 BC. Inset: Reference Map of the Nile Delta.
Nicias, or Nikias (c. 470-413 BCE), was a wealthy Athenian politician and general during the Peloponnesian War (431-404...
Nike Adjusting Her Sandal, c. 410 B.C.E.
Nike Adjusting Her Sandal, from the south side of the parapet of the Temple of Athena Nike, Acropolis, Athens, Greece...
Novelist Nick Brown on 'The Wooden Walls of Thermopylae
Jan van der Crabben, CEO & Founder of Ancient History Encyclopedia (AHE), recently sat down with Nick Brown...
Overlooked Athens: 5 Ancient Sites
For centuries, the Parthenon has been Athens’ biggest tourist magnet. Pausanias gushed over it in the 2nd century...
The magnificent temple on the Acropolis of Athens, known as the Parthenon, was built between 447 and 432 BCE in the...
West facade of the Parthenon, Athens, 5th century BCE.