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Temple of Athena Nike

Date: built in the late 420s BC
Architect: Unknown

Temple of Athena Nike

 


A block from the west frieze of the Temple of Athena Nike,
showing Greeks fighting Greeks

Athena Nike's temple included a frieze which showed the Athenian victory over the Persians. Further sculpture showed Athenian victories over Greek enemies from other city states.

The temple was built in the Ionic style.


A block from the south frieze of the Temple of Athena Nike,
showing Greeks fighting Persians

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