Period of governance by the Roman Empire under Hadrian -
who decorates Athens with works of architecture and art.
Of particular significance are: The Gate of Hadrian, which
separates the old city from the new; The Aqueduct;
The Ancient Library; The Pantheon and The "Basilica" of Hadrian.
Construction period of the Odeon of Herodes Atticus,
financed by the rich Athenian thinker Herodes Atticus.
Total destruction of Athens by Herulians.