The most famous and most magnificent amphitheatre of Rome was built in the 1st century.
The world's most famous citadel, the Acropolis of Athens was built in the 5th century BC, during the Age of Pericles.
The army of Alexander the Great successfully deployed siege towers in its attacks against fortifications.
Mercenaries of the ancient Roman army were well-trained and well equipped with the most up-to-date weapons.
The Olympian gods in ancient Greek mythology were as diverse as humans.
Today only one of the Wonders of the Ancient World is still intact: the Pyramids of Giza.
The step pyramid, built in the 27th century BC, was the first pyramid in Egypt.
The ancient city of Babylon was built on the banks of the Euphrates River in Mesopotamia.
The building commissioned by Pompey the Great was the first permanent theatre in Ancient Rome.
Majestic even in its ruins, this city was the largest and most populous settlement in the pre-Columbian Americas.
According to Homer’s epic, Odysseus’ Stratagem caused the loss of Troy.
The Doric, Ionic and Corinthian order of columns are different in size and ornamentation as well.
The Code of Hammurabi is the emblem of the Mesopotamian civilisation; it contains 282 laws carved into a basalt stele.
The theatre that has a distinctive shape and excellent acoustics was situated at the side of the Acropolis in Athens.
The magnificent bath complex of the Roman Emperor was built in the 3rd century AD.
The ´Temple of all gods´ was built during the reign of the Roman Emperor Hadrian.
The ancient Roman arena became well-known for the chariot races held here.
A series of fortifications built to prevent incursions from northern nomadic groups.
Ancient Egyptians worshipped a large number of gods and goddesses.
The Giza Necropolis is the only one of the Ancient wonders still intact.