Want to see the root of democracy?
Back in Ancient Greece, we can see the origins of democracy. Citizens were allowed to vote on laws and have a bigger role in government. A lot of ideals present in today's governments can be traced back to Ancient Greece!
Visit the beautiful city of Athens, adorned in gold and gemstones, it's surely a place you will never forget!
One of our most influential leaders, Pericles, advanced Athenian democracy and society tremendously.
Here in Ancient Greece, women were welcome! Women had more political rights than previously seen in society.
One of Pericles's most lasting achievements was his construction of temples and statues. This building, still standing today, is a way to get in touch with the past and democracy.
Pericles introduced the court system to Athenian democracy. With this new idea, the people were better represented.