Ictinus and Callicrates with Phidias
The Parthenon is a former temple, on the Athenian Acropolis, Greece, dedicated
to the goddess Athena, whom the people of Athens considered their patron.
At the approximate position where the Parthenon was built later, the Athenians
began the construction of a building that was burned by the Persians while it was
Aug 24, 2016 ... Parthenon, chief temple of the Greek goddess Athena on the hill of the Acropolis
at Athens, Greece. It was built in the mid-5th century bce and is ...
When work began on the Parthenon in 447 BC, the Athenian Empire was at the
height of its power. Work on the temple continued until 432; the Parthenon, then,
Oct 28, 2012 ... The magnificent temple on the Acropolis of Athens, known as the Parthenon, was
built between 447 and 432 BCE in the Age of Pericles, and it ...
The Parthenon at Athens is one of the most famous ancient buildings in the world
. But there is more to its design than you might think.
During the past 2,500 years, the Parthenon—the apotheosis of ancient Greek
architecture—has been rocked by earthquakes, set on fire, shattered by
The Parthenon (Greek: Παρθενων) in Athens is the most famous surviving
building of Ancient Greece and one of the most famous buildings in the world.
The Acropolis of the Parthenon in Athens, Greece is dedicated to the Goddess
Athena and was built in 447 BCE by Pericles, Ictinus and Callicrates.