The Acropolis

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What is the Acropolis

The acropolis is a series of buildings that is home to many temples. Acropolis is located on a rocky mountain that was a center of many towns. The Acropolis was mainly used as a building for people to come and gather at. It is also used to make political decisions and to take event in the Olympic Games.

Who is Associated With the Acropolis

Why is the Acropolis so Important

The Acropolis building was very important because it was a home or sanctuary to other temples and was the focus for Athenian Festival which was a highly celebrated event. Perikles also the creator of the Acropolis, he thought it made him look more powerful knowing he could create such an amazing building.
Athens, Greece: Ancient Acropolis and Agora