The Top Ten of Ancient Greece

The Top Ten of Ancient Greece

Your perfect starting guide to Ancient Greek Study! Check out the top ten websites, videos, museums and archaeological digs to assist you in your research.

Top Ten Websites

  1. Http://epigraphy.packhum.org/allregions
  2. http://www.csad.ox.ac.uk/CSAD/Attica.html (database of imaging projects for stele etc)
  3. https://archaeology-travel.com/destinations/europe/greece/athens-and-attica/
  4. https://www.ancient.eu/Athenian_Democracy/
  5. https://www.ancient.eu/article/447/the-status-of-women-in-ancient-athens/#
  6. http://people.duke.edu/~wj25/slides/18%20Acropolis.pdf
  7. https://blog.richmond.edu/fysutopiasfall2015/2015/09/08/athenian-political-system/
  8. http://www.perseus.tufts.edu/hopper/
  9. http://www.bbc.co.uk/history/ancient/greeks/greekdemocracy_01.shtml
  10. http://www.stoa.org/

Top Ten YouTube Clips

  1. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0fivQUlC7-8 (What did democracy really mean in Athens?)
  2. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wlj7t0s4rok (what is a primary source?)
  3. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m_EAxomGhNY (reliability of sources)
  4. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bZ122WakNDY (how to evaluate sources)
  5. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UsY3PJ5JQuk (Ancient Greek Politics)
  6. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Pw8ZgcHkfmI (Ancient Greece Governmental Structure and its history)
  7. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fLJBzhcSWTk (Why Socrates hated democracy – thought this would be interesting to show viewpoints of the democratic system from a contemporary time to the period being studied)
  8. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oGejHwUxVH0 (recreation of Promithea festival and reliving ancient greek life)
  9. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=naA87x15MiU (Coin production in Ancient Greece)
  10. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OxiE9av9-zU (Defining the Agora. This youtube channel also defines other greek words in quick and simple videos, like the Boule video)

Top Ten Museums with Ancient Greek Collections

  1. http://www.getty.edu/art/exhibitions/ancient_theater/
  2. http://www.theacropolismuseum.gr/en/content/gallery-slopes-acropolis
  3. http://kotsanas.com/gb/
  4. https://www.amth.gr/en
  5. http://sydney.edu.au/museums/exhibitions-events/index.shtml
  6. https://www.mq.edu.au/about/campus-services-and-facilities/museums-and-collections/museum-of-ancient-cultures/the-collections
  7. http://www.ancientgreece.co.uk/ (British Museum)
  8. https://www.metmuseum.org/about-the-met/curatorial-departments/greek-and-roman-art
  9. http://www.fitzmuseum.cam.ac.uk/collections/greeceandrome
  10. https://www.penn.museum/collections/

Top Ten Archaeological Digs of Ancient Greek Sites

  1. http://ancient-greece.org/archaeology/sounion.html
  2. http://ancient-greece.org/archaeology/lavrion.html
  3. http://ancient-greece.org/archaeology/brauron.html
  4. http://ancient-greece.org/archaeology/agora.html
  5. http://ancient-greece.org/architecture/acropolis-arch.html (info, pictures, and an interactive plan of the Acropolis)
  6. http://ancient-greece.org/archaeology/minoan-archa.html
  7. http://ancient-greece.org/archaeology/delos.html
  8. http://ancient-greece.org/archaeology/delphi-archaeology.html
  9. http://ancient-greece.org/archaeology/dodona.html
  10. http://ancient-greece.org/archaeology/epidauros.html
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