Knossos, the famous Minoan Palace lies 5 kilometres southeast of Heraklion, in the valley of the river Kairatos. The river...
Knossos Crete - The palace of Knossos - ancient
Knossos nearby Heraklion Crete. Shot by HD-video. The great ancient Minoan palace was built gradually between 1700 and...
Knossos Palace & Archaeological Site, Crete island, Greece
Between 1.700-1.450 BC, the Minoan civilisation was at its peak and Knossos was the most important city-state. During...
Knossos: Palace of the Minoans
The Palace of Knossos is located just south of modern-day Heraklion near the north coast of Crete. Built by a civilization...
The word 'labyrinth’ comes from the Greek 'labyrinthos’ and describes any maze-like structure. Etymologically...
Labyrinth of Knossos
Inside the 'labyrinth' of the Minoan palace at Knossos, Crete, (c. 1500 BCE).
Labyrinth, Knossos Silver Tetradrachm
Silver tetradrachm, Knossos, Crete. 2nd-1st century BCE. O: Zeus, R: Labyrinth. (Alpha Bank Numismatics Collection, Kerkyra...
Linear A Script
The Linear A script was the writing system used by the Minoan civilization. Examples of this script have been recovered...
Located near a fertile plain in northern Crete and with its own harbour, Malia was one of the major settlements and palaces...
Map of Minoan Crete
A map of Minoan Crete.