The Acropolis of Athens as it would have appeared in the classical (ca. The Acropolis was destroyed by the Persians in 490 BC and rebuilt to even greater levels of splendor. Visible are the famous Parthenon, Erechtheion, and Propylaia.
Building the Parthenon was a formidable task. But in the end the builders triumphed and presented their city with the world's finest example of Doric architecture. Original artwork for illustration on of Look and Learn issue no 852 May
I was glad when they said to me, let's go up to the House of the Lord. Jewish people came to the temple in Jerusalem a year from all over Israel for Passover, Shavuot and Sukkot (Unleavened bread, Weeks and Tabernacles) as God commanded