The Rock Tombs of Myra - Myra (Ancient Greek: Μύρα) is an ancient Greek town in Lycia, where the small town of Kale (Demre) is situated today in present day Antalya Province of Turkey.

The Rock Tombs of Myra

Information about Demre Turkey and ancient city of Myra Lycia. Demre Myra tombs and Myra ruins.

The Temple of Asclepius. Epidauros, Greece. 380 B.C. Beautiful temple made 300 years before christ. its truly incredible how they would make structures that are still standing today

25 Influential Pieces Of Ancient Greek Architecture

Neoclassical statues of Socrates (ancient Greek philosopher) and Apollo in front of the Academy of Athens, Greece.

Neoclassical statue of Socrates (ancient Greek philosopher) and Apollo in front of the Academy of Athens, Greece.

Ancient Greek Home - I like the ancient Greek house set up.

Ancient Greek Home - I like the ancient Greek house set up. Maybe set up for orphan house and common and prosperous homes?

The line of the Parthenon in this photograph brings the focus to the top center. The strongest lines are diagonal, but there are also strong vertical lines with the pillars.

I selected this image because I found it very interesting with the different textures it has it influenced by ancient Greek architecture because it is a architecture produced by the Greek-speaking people (Hellenic people)

The Acropolis of Athens (Ancient Greek: Ἀκρόπολις) is an ancient citadel located on an extremely rocky outcrop above the city of Athens and contains the remains of several ancient buildings of great historic and architectural significance, the most famous being the Parthenon.  While there is evidence that the hill was inhabited as far back as the fourth millennium BC, it was Pericles (c. 495 – 429 BC) in the fifth century BC who coordinated the construction of the site's most important…

Greece Travel Inspiration - The Parthenon and the other roughly temples have been either carefully restored or precisely copied and reassembled.

Italy Paestum Paestum is the classical Roman name of a major Graeco-Roman city in the Campania region of Italy. It is located in the north of Cilento, near the coast about 85 km SE of Naples in the province of Salerno, and belongs to the commune of Capaccio, officially also named Capaccio-Paestum.

Paestum, Italy - classical Roman name of Graeco-Roman city in Campania, north of Cilento, near coast km SE of Naples in Salerno province - belonging to Capaccio commune, also named Capaccio-Paestum.

Greeks gave Romans artistic and cultural models through their   Sculpture, architecture and literature.

Name of piece: Roman theater of Provence Time of piece: Circa 55 B.E Artist: Unknown Why it's cool: It's basically a colosseum but at a smaller scale and is used to put on plays and stuff like that

Mystras reveals the full legacy of the Christian Byzantine empire. The whole town is a Byzantine museum in itself with remains of churches and monasteries that are hundreds of years old...

Mystras-Peloponnese, Greece reveals the full legacy of the Christian Byzantine empire. The whole town is a Byzantine museum in itself with remains of churches and monasteries that are hundreds of years old.

The marble sculptures by British artist Matthew Simmonds aren’t your typical human forms popularized by the Ancient Greeks and Romans. Instead, he carves detailed and solitary architectural interiors into a corner or side of a hunk of stone. Simmonds leaves the natural edges of the rocks juxtaposed with his small, finished spaces. He pays homage to sacred buildings like baroque basilicas and Ancient Roman Temples by depicting some of their defining features like domed-roofs and elaborate ...

RL British artist Matthew Simmonds carves detailed and solitary architectural interiors into a corner or side of a piece of marble leaving the natural edges of the rocks juxtaposed with his small, finished spaces.

The Temple of Hephaestus and Athena Ergane (Greek: Ναός του Ηφαίστου και της Αθηνάς Εργάνης), also known as the Hephaisteion (Ηφαιστείον) or Theseion (Θησείον), is the best preserved ancient Greek temple. It is a Doric order peripteral temple, located at the north-west side of the Agora of Athens, on top of the Agoraios Kolonos (Αγοραιος) hill. From the 7th century until 1834, it served as the Greek Orthodox church of St. George Akamates (Ἀγιος Γεώργιος Ακαμάτης)

Temple of Hephaestus-From the century until it served as the Greek Orthodox church of Saint George Akamates. The building's condition has been maintained due to its history of varied use.

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