The Golden Age of Greece

By: Samantha Haun

The Golden Age

The Golden Age is a time in Greece where for an extended amount of time there was peace and prosperity. The Golden Age of Greece, or the Classical Period, was about 500 to 300 BC. The two well known city-states of this period were Athens and Sparta. Also, Greece had great success in art, architecture, government, poetry, and literature during this time.