Colossus of Rhodes

Ancient Wonder of the World

Colossus of Rhodes

The Colossus of Rhodes was built between 303 and 291 B.C.The Greeks were the ones who built it. The Colossus was located in Rhodes in Greece.Yes part of it still exist in the world.It was for the Greek Titan Helios the sun god.The Colossus of Rhodes is part of the seven wonders because of its exemplary vastness.The Greeks also used brass and iron from the equipment left behind to build the statue.The Statue of Liberty has been referred to as the ‘Modern Colossus'. The Colossus of Rhodes was approximately 98.4 feet tall and Statue of Liberty stands at 111 feet, 6 inches, from her heel to the top her head.