Maps of the Ancient World, and Ancient Maps of the Contemporary World

Ptolemy's World Map
Ptolemy's World Map

Maps of the Ancient World
list provides access to all of the maps in the Maps for Students collection.
Time Maps

Public Domain Maps of the Ancient World

The Stanford Geospatial Network Model of the Roman World

Google Maps of the Ancient World

Texts of the Ancient World on Google Maps

Ancient Rome on Google Earth

Uploaded by Google on Nov 11, 2008

See Rome as it looked in 320 AD and fly down to see famous buildings and monuments in 3D. Select the "Ancient Rome 3D" layer under Gallery in Google Earth. Download Google Earth at

Minoan Crete on Google Earth

If you have Google Earth in your computer, download and then view this Aegean Minoan GIS Mapping file in Google Earth. In the left hand panel of Google Earth you will find a list of archaeological sites to visit. Double click on the site you want to visit and Google Earth will zoom in on the archaeological site.
When you close Google Earth you will be asked if you want to save the file to My Places. Click yes and it will be permanently stored on your computer.

Ancient Maps of the Contemporary World
Early World Maps, links list

6th Century BC World Map