Mycenaean greece map. Evidence of food producing economy simple hut construction and seafaring in mainland greece and the aegean. Located in europe greece is situated along the mediterranean sea sharing borders with albania bulgaria macedonia and turkey. Covering important topics such as art and architecture mythology wars culture and society poetry olympics history periods philosophy playwrights kings and rulers of ancient greece. The mycenaean civilization flourished in the late bronze age from the 15th to the 13th century bce and extended its influence not only throughout the peloponnese in greece but also across the aegean in particular on crete and the cycladic islandsthe mycenaeans were influenced by the earlier minoan civilization 2000 1450 bce which had.
About 2500 years ago greece was one of the most important places in the ancient world. Greece is the birthplace of democracy and a land full of culture and a rich history that offers travelers a great variety of vacation options. Mycenaean greece or the mycenaean civilization was the last phase of the bronze age in ancient greece spanning the period from approximately 16001100 bc. Ancient greek civilization the period following mycenaean civilization which ended about 1200 bce to the death of alexander the great in 323 bce.
The greeks were great thinkers warriors writers actors athletes artists architects and politicians. Mesolithic period 8300 7000 earliest evidence of burials found in franchthi cave in the argolid greece. Myknai mykenai or mykhnh mykene is an archaeological site near mykines in argolis north eastern peloponnese greece.