Oldest Building Lists

Chronological Year Name Country Note

-4850 BCE/CE

Cairn of Barnenez Barnenez France

The Cairn of Barnenez is a Neolithic monument located near Plouezoc'h, in northern Finistère, France.

-4800 BCE/CE

Tumulus of Bougon in France Tumulus of Bougon France

The Tumulus of Bougon or Necropolis of Bougon is a group of five Neolithic barrows located in Bougon near La-Mothe-Saint-Héray, between Exoudon and Pamproux in Poitou-Charentes, France.

-4500 BCE/CE

Saint-Michel tumulus Saint-Michel tumulus France

The Saint Michel Tumulus is a megalithic grave mound, located east of Carnac in Brittany, France. The tumulus was built during the fifth millennium BC.

-4000 BCE/CE

Monte d'Accoddi Monte d'Accoddi Italy

Possibly an open-air temple, ziggurat, or a step pyramid, mastaba. A trapezoidal platform on an artificial mound, reached by a sloped causeway.

-3600 BCE/CE

Ħaġar Qim or Standing Worshipping Stones is a megalithic temple complex found on the Mediterranean island of Malta Hagar Qim Malta

Ħaġar Qim or "Standing/Worshipping Stones") is a megalithic temple complex found on the Mediterranean island of Malta, dating from the Ġgantija phase (3600-3200 BC). The Megalithic

-3000 BCE/CE

View of Stonehenge, the ancient monument found in England. Stonehenge England

Stonehenge is a prehistoric monument located near Salisbury, England. Stonehenge is unargubly one of the most famous sites in the world.

-734 BCE/CE

Syracuse is a historic city in Sicily, the capital of the province of Syracuse Syracuse Sicily

Syracuse is a historic city in Sicily, the capital of the province of Syracuse.

-447 BCE/CE

View of the Parthenon in Greece. Parthenon Greece

The Parthenon was a temple on the Athenian Acropolis, Greece, dedicated to the goddess Athena. Construction began in 447 BC when the Athenian Empire was at the peak of its power.

-100 BCE/CE

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-100 BCE/CE

View of Teotihuacan an ancient Mesoamerican city Teotihuacan Mexico

Teotihuacan was an ancient Mesoamerican city located in a sub valley of the Valley of Mexico, located in the State of Mexico 30 miles (48 km) northeast of modern-day Mexico City, k