In the ancient Greek world, the word stadium or stadion referred to a measurement of distance, a foot-race, and the place...
Stadium of Epidaurus
The stadium (181 m long), built in the 4th century BCE, held athletic games every four years at the sanctuary of Asklepios...
The stadium of Delphi, orginally built in the 5th century BCE, the stone seats visible today were added in the second century...
A temple (from the Latin 'templum') is a structure usually built for the purpose of, and always dedicated to, religious...
Temple of Apollo
Temple of Apollo, Ancient Corinth, Greece, with the Acrocorinth in the background.
Temple of Apollo, Corinth
The remains of the archaic temple of Apollo, Corinth (550-530 BCE). Originally, there were 6x15 Doric monolithic columns...
Temple of Apollo, Delphi
The remains of the temple of Apollo, Delphi (4th century BCE). Site of the oracle and for the greeks the centre of the ancient...
Temple of Apollo, Naxos
The remains of the foundations, crepidoma and doorway leading from the prodromos to the cella of the 6th century BCE temple...
Temple of Concordia, Agrigento
The Temple of Concordia, Agrigento, Sicily. The temple, in Doric style, was constructed between 440 and 430 BCE and...
Temple of Hephaistos & Athena, Athens
Also known as the Theseum because of its decorative sculpture depicting the feats of Theseus, the Doric temple, built...