|Originally built as a military fortress, due to its position
with view of the land and sea, the Acropolis evolved
into a religious center, to worship the goddess Athena.
Armed Greek military still stand guard today.
|Beautiful Doric columns, fluted with concave grooves,
represent the pinnacle of classical Greek architecture.
|Not your average construction site! The Acropolis
Restoration Committee is a joint scholarly supervision
by 250 experts in archeology, architecture, civil engineering,
chemical engineering and conservation.