Piraeus, the port city of Athens became a Mediterranean naval powerhouse during the 5th Century BCE and remained a major ... More
Archaeological Museum of Piraeus
Piraeus, the port city of Athens became a Mediterranean naval powerhouse during the 5th Century BCE and remained a major commercial center until its destruction by the Romans. Traces of the city's prosperity are exhibited at the archaeological museum near the Zea Harbor. The museum's collection contains statues, grave monuments, reliefs and pottery, mainly from the 5th and 4th Century BCE. Right next to the museum are the ruins of an ancient theater.
This museum displays the historic development of Peru through a collection of archaeological finds. More than 100,000 pieces from pre
Hispanic Peruvian cultures are arranged chronologically and didactically, highlighting ceramics, metals, weavings, funeral offerings and figures carved in stone. ...
Located in the Torpedo Factory Art Center , the Alexandria Archaeology Museum contains artifacts culled from more than 150 sites
and spanning over 10,000 years of human existence. The museum, part of the Office of Historic Alexandria, features exhibits, ...
The Museo Arqueológico contains thousands of pre historic artifacts and remains from ancient civilizations based in Italy, Greece, Cyprus, and
Egypt. One of the highlights is the museum's reproduction of the Altamira caves in northern Spain with their fascinating ...