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Photos, Pictures & Images of The Acropolis & Parthenon of Athens

Pictures & images of the archaeological site of Delphi, with images & photos of Delphi Museum.

The Acropolis of Athens or Citadel of Athens is the best known acropolis in the world .The Parthenon is a temple on the Athenian Acropolis, Greece, dedicated to the Greek goddess Athena, whom the people of Athens considered their virgin patron. Its construction began in 447 BC when the Athenian Empire was at the height of its power. It was completed in 438 BC, although decorations of the Parthenon continued until 432 BC. It is the most important surviving building of Classical Greece, generally considered the culmination of the development of the Doric order. Its decorative sculptures are considered some of the high points of Greek ar