The Parthenon is a former temple, on the Athenian Acropolis, Greece, dedicated
to the goddess Athena, whom the people of Athens considered their patron.
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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,
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.
During the past 2,500 years, the Parthenon—the apotheosis of ancient Greek
architecture—has been rocked by earthquakes, set on fire, shattered by
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 ...
For 25 centuries the Parthenon has been shot at, set on fire, rocked by
earthquakes, looted for its sculptures, almost destroyed by explosion, and
disfigured by ...
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 ...
Iktinos and Kallikrates (Phidias directed the sculptural program), Parthenon,
Athens, 447 - 432 B.C.E. Speakers: Dr. Beth Harris and Dr. Steven Zucker.