About Parthenon It is a temple of the Athena It was built in the 5th century BC on the Athenian Acropolis It is famous of building between Greece building
About Parthenon Sculptures in the temple appraise top of Greece Art It is a symbol of ancient Greece, also democracy of Athens The Parthenon has become tourist attractions with other buildings in acropolis
History of Parthenon It was built in 5th century BC worship to Athena Goddess Many temple of Athena destroyed by Persian in 480 BC. It changed to worship to Maria in 6th century
Who / Why made? Iktinos and Kallikratis were the architects. Phidias was the sculptor of the Athena Pallada statue. Pericles was the politician who ordered the construction of the Athens Acropolis and Parthenon is the dominant Temple of the construction. The Acropolis was built over the ruins of previous monument destroyed during the Persian Greek wars.
Made of The temple made of Limestone. Limestone is a sedimentary rock composed largely of the mineral calcite.
What is Parthenos? The Parthenos is placed on east side room in the temple The name of Parthenon is derived from Athena Parthenos The Parthenos is statue made by Phidias The Parthenos means virgin of goddess