is a website in Catalan
about the Greco-Roman civilization and its survival up to the present
time: mythology, history, literature, art and archeology. Its purpose
is mainly educational, but open to anybody interested in the ancient
Also in English and other languages:
Available on Atlas Flash web page, some Dynamic maps on ancient History
in English, Spanish, French, Dutch, Italian and other languages:
- Maps of ancient Italy
- Roman world: republican period
- Roman world: imperial period
- Roman Empire (just in Latin)
- Latin and romance languages (just English and Spanish).
- The journey of Aeneas (just Dutch, Spanish and Galician).
Labyrint van Rome (Labyrinth of Rome) is partially translated into Dutch by Bart Mertens (work in progress).
It is also possible to visit a photogallery of Graeco-Roman images that you can see in thematic tours or geographically (cities, archeological sites or museums).
Authorship and copyright
has been created by Sebastià Giralt thanks to a grant of the Departament
of the Government
of Catalonia for the course 2003-2004 and under the supervision
professor of department of Latin philology of the Universitat
Autònoma de Barcelona
and director of the website
website is lodged by the server
of the Xarxa
Telematica Educativa de Catalunya.
of the website:
Manel Garcia Sánchez (texts under his name), Bart Mertens (Dutch translator), Sandrine Ferrer.
Giralt Soler 2003-2007
The design and the texts of this website
have been carried out by its author.
Many of the photographs are also originals of its
author. The rest of images come especially from other websites that
allow their reproduction or, at least, do not forbid it. Reproducing
the original contents of this website only for educational or not
lucrative purposes is allowed, as long as the original source
Work under a Creative Commons
The educational website Λαβύρινθος · Labyrinthus · Laberint is structured in three basic itineraries:
labyrinth of myths is an introduction to Greco-Roman gods and
myths through literature and art both in ancient world and classical
labyrinth of Greece is an approach to Hellenic culture and society
with sections dedicated to ancient Athens, Greek colonial expansion,
religion and Greek literature.
labyrinth of Rome wants to introduce you into Latin language
and Roman civilization by sections dedicated to History
of Rome, Roman society and politics,
Roman city, daily life, religion and Latin language and literature.
are the following ones:
Internet is an aracniography
or selection of links -in English and in other languages- about
the Greco-Roman civilization and the classical tradition, classified
wants to review the presence of the Greco-Roman
antiquity in the actual world through
news, activities, links and events from the 21st century in the
labyrinth of Flash leads you to maps, virtual buildings and
other dynamic resources made with Flash.
is an e-mail group that intends to create a virtual community of
interested people in the classical world that exchange information,
experiences or opinions. It is orientated
especially to teachers and professors, but without excluding students
or other people that can be interested. You can take part on the
group in English or in a romanesque language.