Neolithic


tanum
These prehistoric carvings reveal the life and beliefs of people in Europe during the Bronze Age and are remarkable for their large numbers and outstanding quality.

Rock carvings in Tanum


orkney
The monuments at Orkney constitute a major prehistoric cultural landscape which gives a graphic depiction of life in this remote archipelago in the far north of Scotland some 5,000 years ago.

Orkney


newgrange
This is Europe's largest and most important concentration of prehistoric megalithic art.

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Jade Cong
Found in large numbers in burials, these Chinese carvings constitute an enormous effort by skilled craftsman.

Jade Cong


Stonehenge
Recognized worldwide, Stonehenge seems an impossible task: how, and why, did prehistoric people build it?

Stonehenge



Catalhoyuk
The city of Çatalhöyük points to one of man's most important transformations, from nomad to settled farmer.

Çatalhöyük


Jericho
Mentioned in the Bible, Jericho is one of the oldest continuously-occupied sites in the world.

Jericho