Identify the Wonders of the World. Roll over the picture for the answer.

Seven Wonders of the World

 

(Listed Chronologically)


1. The Great Pyramid of Giza

The tomb of Egyptian Pharaoh Khufu. It’s the oldest and largest of the Seven Wonders, and the only one still standing


2. The Hanging Gardens of Babylon

A palace along the banks of the Euphrates River built by King Nebuchadnezzar II


3. The Statue of Zeus at Olympia

A statue carved by Phidias, the smallest of the Seven Wonders



4. The Temple of Artemis at Ephesus

A beautiful temple in Asia Minor


5. The Mausoleum at Halicarnassus

A tomb constructed for Persian King Maussollos



6. The Colossus of Rhodes

A huge statue of the sun god Helios that overlooked a harbor on the island of Rhodes



7. The Lighthouse (Pharos) at Alexandria

Built by the Ptolemies