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What is an acropolis?
An acropolis is an ancient Greek citadel.
Where is an acropolis situated?
An acropolis is situated on the area of high ground, in order to protect it from attack.
What is the best known acropolis?
The best known is the Acropolis in Athens.
When was it constructed?
It was constructed in the 5th century BC.
What does it contain?
It contains the remnants of several temple buildings, in particular:
.- Entrance steps
– Propylaia (gate building)
– Citadel walls
– Theatre of Dionysus
– Sanctuary of Asclepius
The Acropolis as viewed from the Mouseion Hill – image via Wikipedia