Ancient Greek Culture and Civilization Facts

The ancient Greek civilization dominated the world for hundreds of years from approximately 800 BC to 146 BC. This amazing culture made very important contributions in areas including philosophy, government, science, math, arts, politics, literature and architecture. This ancient culture is regarded as the birthplace of Western civilization due to the influence it has had on shaping today's western civilizations.

On this page is a list of interesting facts about the culture and civilization of ancient Greece, written for both kids and adults. You will find links to detail pages of information about many topics including what great contributions this culture made to the world, what their government was like, and who some of the great people of this society were.

Interesting Ancient Greek Culture and Civilization Facts