Calling all history nerds: it's your time to shine!
When it comes to understanding history, historical artifacts are incredibly important. They reveal details about the past and help archeologists and historians to make deductions about people and cultures that once lived. There have been a number of very prominent discoveries in recent years which have led to modern society understanding a whole lot more about the past. Similarly, some of the greatest pieces of art, statues and monuments have been preserved for hundred, and sometimes thousands, of years, and these open up a door to the past for modern scholars. Some of the most prominent historical artifacts, including landmarks, statues, pieces of art and monuments, are the Stonehenge, the Rosetta Stone, the Liberty Bell, the Little Mermaid Statue in Copenhagen, the Roman Forum and Colosseum, the Statue of Liberty in New York City, the Venus de Milo, the Great Sphinx and Great Pyramids of Giza, the Birth of Venus painting, the Mona Lisa, Michelangelo's David, Tutankhamun's Tomb, Angkor Wat, the city of Pompeii, St. Paul's Cathedral in London, St. Basil's Cathedral in Moscow, the USS Arizona Memorial in Honolulu, Hawaii, the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, the Christ the Redeemer statue in Brazil, the Globe Theatre in London, Big Ben in London, Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris, Mount Rushmore, London Bridge, the Tower of London, the palace of Versailles, The Creation of Adam painting, the Great Wall of China, the Taj Mahal, the Acropolis and the Parthenon in Athens and the Pantheon in Rome. Take this quiz to see if you can identify these famous artifacts!