Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

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Seven Wonders of the Ancient World. See the famous Seven Wonders of the Ancient World: Walk through the lush Hanging Gardens of Babylon. Climb the great Lighthouse at Alexandria. Stand before the immense statue of Zeus at Olympia. Marvel at the beauty of the Temple of Artemis in Ephesus... . - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

Seven Wonders of the Ancient World

See the famous Seven Wonders of the Ancient World: Walk through the lush Hanging Gardens of Babylon. Climb the great Lighthouse at Alexandria. Stand before the immense statue of Zeus at Olympia. Marvel at the beauty of the Temple of Artemis in Ephesus...

These monuments are located in Greece, northen Africa and minor Asia. Their date of construction varies from 2800 BC for the Pyramid of Giza to 280 BC for the Lighthouse of Alexandria.

The Great Pyramid of GizaThe one of seven wonders that are still standing todayIn Giza Necropolis, Egypt

Hanging Gardens of Babylon Built by the Chaldeans around 600 BC and were destroyed after the first century BC by multiple earthquakes

Temple of Artemis at EphesusBuilt circa 550 BC by the Lydians and the Greeks and was destroyed in 356 BC Located in Turkey

Statue of Zeus at OlympiaLocated in Olympia, GreeceBuilt in 435 BC and destroyed in 5th6th centuries AD by Fire

Mausoleum of HalicarnassusLocated in Bodrum, TurkeyThe original structure was destroyed by flood in AD 1494

Colossus of RhodesLocated in Rhodes GreeceDestroyed by an earthquake in 226 BC

Lighthouse of AlexandriaLocated in Alexandria, Egypt Destroyed in AD 13031480 by an Earthquake