Our world has various beauties and wonders. In fact, these wonders are not limited to 7. We have hundreds, maybe thousands of beauties. But there are 7 great things that are accepted by the world that we wanted to introduce them to you as the best works of all time.
1. The Pyramid of Great Britain (BC 2560 – Cairo, Egypt)
The Pyramid of Cheops is one of the three pyramids of Giza. The pyramid built by Pharaoh Khufu (Keops) is a truly wonderful building. The imposing image proves to us that it is wonderful in every respect. In addition, the Pyramid of Cheops is the only surviving structure among the Seven Wonders of the World.
2. Hanging Gardens of Babylon (605 BC – Iraq, Mesopotamia)
It is like a multi-storey garden with exotic plants, flowing water, various trees and plants. Today, although the trail has been completely erased, it is one of the important buildings in the World’s 7 Wonders list. Reason for doing so, etc. Although things take place in old texts and tables, nobody knows exactly why they are actually made and different ideas are produced. But this does not change the fact that it is a great structure.
3. Statue of Zeus (BC 456 – Olympia, Greece)
This great sculpture, 12 meters high, was built on behalf of the Greek god Zeus. Made of precious gold, metal parts, ivory, the structure makes a great admiration with its great appearance. The sculpture, which was seriously damaged and destroyed as a result of a large fire, is among the wonders of the world.
4. Statue of Rhodes (BC 282 – Rhodes)
This giant statue of 32 meters in length, which lasted for 12 years, really gives the right to be in the 7 Wonders of the World. The statue, which was built in the name of the sun god Helios, could not be repaired and remained as a ruin. Although there are various rumors, one of the wonders of the statue has not survived.
5. Lighthouse of Alexandria (BC 290 – Alexandria, Egypt)
This lighthouse, which takes the title of the highest lighthouse in the world and lasted for 40 years, takes its place in the list of 7 Wonders of the World. This lighthouse, which can be seen from the distance of 50 kilometers made by Alexander the Great, proves to us how wonderful it really is. The lighthouse that was destroyed in the 15th century was used for shipping activities and trade.
6. Haliskarnas Mausoleum (350 BC – Bodrum, Turkey)
In 350 BC, King Mausollos for his wife and sister by a architect called the Pythea was built by the tomb. It was built around Halicarnassus in the name of Bodrum at that time. 45 m high, 30 m wide and 25 m long, this mausoleum has a chariot with four horses on the top of the mausoleum. However, during the Crusades, all the stones were used by the sieges for the construction of the Bodrum Castle. But this has shown how wonderful a structure is, it cannot be removed from the memories and the list of 7 Wonders of the World.
7. Temple of Artemis (550 BC – Ephesus, Turkey)
Built around 120 years, this wonderful temple is built entirely of marble. The 90-meter-high building is a perfect addition to the World’s 7 Wonders list. The building, which was used both as a religious institution and as a commercial space, was destroyed by someone who wanted to immortalize his name. Furthermore, Alexander the Great was born on the night of the burning of the temple, and when he learned that the house he was burned at night, he offered to help him repair it, but when it was not accepted, he tried to repair it until his death. However, the fire in MS 262 completely disappeared outside the column. This did not prevent him from entering the list of wonders.