Athens, which has its name after Athena goddess of war, is the capital and largest city of Greece. Athens has been an inspiration and example for recent European culture with its history dating back to Neolithic ages and being the birth place of democracy. Its greatest architectural and commercial development had started back in 600 BC. Thus it has many historical treasures with Acropolis, where one of the 7 wonders of the world the Parthenon temple placed, among them and many museums with rich collections of historical artifacts. The most important of these museums are Acropolis Museum, National Museum of Archaeology, Benaki Museum, Museum of Art and Sculpture and Cycladic Civilizations Museum.