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 ´Temple of all gods´ was built during the reign of the Roman Emperor Hadrian.
The Doric, Ionic and Corinthian order of columns are different in size and ornamentation as well.
The step pyramid, built in the 27th century BC, was the first pyramid in Egypt.
The army of Alexander the Great successfully deployed siege towers in its attacks against fortifications.
The fortress-like palace was built by Roman Emperor Diocletian on the coast near his home town.
The magnificent bath complex of the Roman Emperor was built in the 3rd century AD.
The ancient city of Babylon was built on the banks of the Euphrates River in Mesopotamia.
According to Homer’s epic, Odysseus’ Stratagem caused the loss of Troy.
Majestic even in its ruins, this city was the largest and most populous settlement in the pre-Columbian Americas.
The building commissioned by Pompey the Great was the first permanent theatre in Ancient Rome.
Today only one of the Wonders of the Ancient World is still intact: the Pyramids of Giza.
The Code of Hammurabi is the emblem of the Mesopotamian civilisation; it contains 282 laws carved into a basalt stele.
A series of fortifications built to prevent incursions from northern nomadic groups.
The largest bronze-age building complex of ancient Crete was probably the centre of Minoan civilisation.
The Giza Necropolis is the only one of the Ancient wonders still intact.
Wealthy citizens in ancient Rome owned large houses with varied layouts of several rooms.
The excellent road and aqueduct system covering the whole empire reflects well the development of the Roman civilisation.
An average Egyptian dwelling consisted of regularly arranged rooms.