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What was the purpose of the Parthenon in Athens?

The Parthenon was the center of religious life in the powerful Greek City-State of Athens, the head of the Delian League. Built in the 5 century B.C., it was a symbol of the power, wealth and elevated culture of Athens. It was the largest and most lavish temple the Greek mainland had ever seen.

How much does it cost to get into the Acropolis Museum?

The cost of entrance to the Acropolis is about 20 euros and is good for the other sites in the area including the ancient agora, theatre of Dionysos, Kerameikos, Roman Agora, Tower of the Winds and the Temple of Olympian Zeus and is supposedly good for a week. You can also buy individual tickets to these other sites.

Is the Statue of Liberty one of the 7 Wonders?

Answer and Explanation: The Statue of Liberty is not one of the seven wonders of the world. The seven wonders of the world include the Great Wall of China, Petra, Christ the Redeemer, Machu Picchu, Chichen Itza, Colosseum, and Taj Mahal.

What are the top 5 natural wonders of the world?

Top 10 Natural Wonders

  • Great Barrier Reef, Australia. …
  • Grand Prismatic Springs, Yellowstone, Wyoming. …
  • Redwood National Park, California. …
  • Mt. …
  • Emerald Landscape, Ireland. …
  • Diverse Ecosystem, Costa Rica. …
  • Gran Sabana, Venezuela. …
  • Desert Sand Dunes, South Africa.