Ancient Athens


Earliest known human inhabitation

7000 BCE - 5000 BCE

The first inhabitants had resided on the area of the Acropolis.

The Mycaenean Period

1550 BCE - 1100 BCE

The Bronze age, When the agora ( public space where most things happen).

Development of the Iron Age

1100 BCE - 600 BCE

Where the public buildings were first created at the Agora.

Introduced Argons to athens

683 BCE - 682 BCE

The argons or 9 primary chiefs of Athens

Democracy is founded in Athens

500 bc

The archon Solon starts democracy in Athens

Draco introduces a new law code in Athens


Replacing the brutal system of law and making sure it would be enforced in a court only and not orally.