History of Pyramids
History of Pyramids
History of PyramidsInteractive
Rome: Ancient Supercity Infographic
Rome: Ancient Supercity InfographicInteractive
Deconstructing History: The Great Pyramid
Deconstructing History: The Great PyramidVideo Clip (1:31)
Video Clip (1:31)
Did you know that the Great Pyramid of Giza weighs 6.5 million tons? Get the facts on what makes this ancient wonder a true architectural marvel.
Deconstructing History: The Acropolis
Deconstructing History: The AcropolisVideo Clip (2:36)
Video Clip (2:36)
Built over 2500 years ago, the Parthenon remains one of the most visited archeological sites in the world.
Mankind in 2 Minutes
Mankind in 2 MinutesVideo Clip (2:12)
Video Clip (2:12)
Experience the story of Mankind in 2 Minutes.
Building the Pyramids
Building the PyramidsVideo Clip (3:06)
Video Clip (3:06)
The ancient Egyptians built the pyramids using engineering techniques that are still a wonder of the world.
Deconstructing History: Taj Mahal
Deconstructing History: Taj MahalVideo Clip (2:38)
Video Clip (2:38)
Originally built by Emperor Shah Jahan to house the tomb his wife, the Taj Mahal remains an architectural marvel of the modern world.
Deconstructing History: Colosseum
Deconstructing History: ColosseumVideo Clip (1:38)
Video Clip (1:38)
Completed in 80 A.D., Rome's Colosseum has been the site of celebrations, sporting events and bloodshed. Today, it's a major tourist attraction, playing host to 3.9 million visitors each year.
Engineering the Taj Mahal
Engineering the Taj MahalVideo Clip (3:52)
Video Clip (3:52)
The Taj Mahal is a marvel of engineering that was built as a mausoleum for the wife of Mughal emperor Shah Jahan.
The Roman Coliseum
The Roman ColiseumVideo Clip (1:46)
Video Clip (1:46)
The Roman Coliseum inspired the design of many modern sports stadiums.
Photo Galleries (3)
Egyptian Pyramids(12 Photos)
Explore images of the Egyptian pyramids at Giza, Saqqarah, Dahshur and Maydum.
Roman Architecture and Engineering
Roman Architecture and Engineering(13 Photos)
Examine some of Ancient Rome's most spectacular achivements in architecture and engineering, from the Colosseum, to aqueducts, to giant amphitheatres.
Egyptian Relief Sculpture and Painting
Egyptian Relief Sculpture and Painting(11 Photos)
Discover some of Egypt's most remarkable relief sculptures and paintings, displayed in the tombs of leaders such as King Tut or Queen Nefertiti
Most Popular Videos on History.com
Read More about Seven Ancient Wonders of the World
The works of art and architecture known as the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World serve as a testament to human ingenuity.Go
Keep up with the latest History shows, online features, special offers and more.Sign up