Monuments

Ancient, Byzantine & Post-Byzantine monuments, buildings of various usages and forms, which in previous eras used to meet the practical, functional and social needs of the inhabitants: bridges, windmills, watermills, water fountains, war monuments & statues, historical & public buildings, even old industrial buildings that today are being used for other purposes; all attract the interest and admiration of the visitor.
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VISIT GREECE| Monuments in Greece Lysicrates Monument in Plaka, #monuments #history #art&culture

Athens Greece, Lysicrates Monument at Plaka, through the eyes of aristo

VISIT GREECE| The Petrified Forest of #Lesvos is now a rocky landscape, designated as a Greek Natural Monument and a UNESCO Geopark. #monuments #history #art&culture

Petrified Forest of Lesbos

Composed of hundred of petrified remains of an ancient forest covered by a…

VISIT GREECE| Marble grave stele of a young woman and servant  Period: Classical Date: ca. 400–390 B.C. Culture: Greek, Attic #monuments #history #art&culture

Marble grave stele of a young woman and servant Period: Classical Date: ca. Culture: Greek, Attic Medium: Marble, Pentelic Dimensions: H. cm) Classification: Stone Sculpture Credit Line: Fletcher Fund, 1936 Accession Number:

VISIT GREECE| The city of Aigai, the ancient first capital of the Kingdom of Macedonia, was discovered in the 19th century near Vergina.

The city of Aigai, the ancient first capital of the Kingdom of Macedonia, was discovered in the century near Vergina.

VISIT GREECE| The statue of Theodoros Kolokotronis, in front of the Old Greek Parliament building #monuments #history #art&culture

The statue of great general and hero, Theodoros Kolokotronis, in front of the Old Greek Parliament building, Athens

VISIT GREECE| The theater of Epidaurus was designed by Polykleitos the Younger in the 4th century BC. The original 34 rows were extended in Roman times by another 21 rows. #monuments #history #art&culture

VISIT GREECE| The theater of Epidaurus was designed by Polykleitos the Younger in the 4th century BC. The original 34 rows were extended in Roman times by another 21 rows. #monuments #history #art&culture

VISIT GREECE| Statue of Alexander the Great in Thessaloniki #monuments #history #art&culture

Trace the life Alexander the Great in Greece - featured in the FT How to Spend it magazine

Visit Greece | Monuments in Greece #monuments #history #art&culture

In Greece there are many monuments, Ancient, Byzantine, Post – Byzantine etc., that attract visitors from around the globe.

VISIT GREECE | The Arch of Hadrian is a monumental gateway resembling – in some respects – a Roman triumphal arch. #monuments #history #art&culture

The Arch of Hadrian is a monumental gateway resembling – in some respects – a Roman triumphal arch. It spanned an ancient road from the cent.

VISIT GREECE| Zalongo Monument  #monuments #history #art&culture #Preveza #Epirus

Zalongo Monument During the war between the Souliotes and Ali Pasha a group of 22 Souliot women and their children were trapped by Ottoman on 16 December In order to avoid capture and.

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