Built in the 5th century BC
WHS whose OUV derives entirely or significantly from 5th century BC constructions. Where construction straddles the centuries the date of conception/commencement is used i.e which century does the site really "belong" to in spirit.
|Acropolis||Its masterpieces (Parthenon, Propylaea) date from the 5th century|
|Agrigento||great temples were built during the rule of the tyrant Thero (488-473 BC)|
|Ancient Merv||The succession of cities, which together once encompassed over 1000 ha, date from the 5th century BCE to the present day. The first city was Erk Kala.|
|Chongoni Rock Art||earliest archaeological remains|
|Plain of Jars||The funerary sites are believed to date from before the Iron Age (between about 500 BCE and 500 CE) into historic times (AB ev)|
|Tauric Chersonese||Chersonese city was founded in the 5th century BCE as a colonial settlement of the Dorian Greeks (Unesco), see also full site name|
|Temple of Apollo Epicurius at Bassae||built from 420 to 400 BC|
|Vineyard Landscape of Piedmont||Vine pollen has been found in the area dating from the 5th century BC (Nom File).|
|Zuojiang Huashan Rock Art||Dating from around the 5th century BCE to the 2nd century CE (Rock art, AB ev)|
Do you know of another WHS we could connect to Built in the 5th century BC?
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