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Parthenon

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The Parthenon is a former temple on the Athenian Acropolis, Greece, dedicated to the goddess Athena, whom the people of Athens considered their patron.

Parthenon - Ancient Greece

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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  ...

Parthenon, Athens - Sacred Sites

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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.

Parthenon

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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,  ...

Parthenon - Athens, Greece - Sacred Destinations

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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.

Parthenon - Ancient Greece - What is the Parthenon? - Quatr.us

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The Parthenon was a temple to Athena built on top of the highest hill in Athens, the Acropolis (Acropolis means High City). In the Late Bronze Age, about 1300 ...

Nashville > Parks and Recreation > Parthenon

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NOVA - Official Website | The Glorious Parthenon - PBS

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Jan 29, 2008 ... We can only imagine how glorious the Parthenon must have appeared in the middle of the fifth century B.C., with worshippers gathered in its ...

Ancient Greece: The Parthenon - British Museum

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Ancient Greece: The Parthenon. Before your visit. Background information. What was the Parthenon? A temple to Athena. The Parthenon was built in the Doric ...

The Parthenon - Ancient Greece

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Work began on the Parthenon, built on the Acropolis, in 447 BC to replace an existing temple which was destroyed by the Persians in 480 BC and cost 469 silver ...

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The Parthenon
Architect: Ictinus and Callicrates with Phidias
Location: Athens
 
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Parthenon - Ancient History Encyclopedia

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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 ...

Parthenon | temple, Athens, Greece | Britannica.com

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Aug 26, 2014 ... 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 generally ...

Unlocking Mysteries of the Parthenon | History | Smithsonian

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The Parthenon, said the 19th-century French engineer Auguste Choisy, represents "the supreme effort of genius in pursuit of beauty." (Aris Messinis / AFP / Getty ...