Byzantium, also known as the Eastern Roman  Empire, lasted for over a thousand years and left a profound impact on the  world. From its founding in 324 AD by Emperor Constantine the Great to its fall  in 1453 to the Ottoman Turks, Byzantium witnessed great achievements,  remarkable rulers, and iconic art and architecture that still captivate us  today. In this section, you will find a range of articles that explore  different aspects of Byzantine history and culture, from its religious and  political institutions to its literary and artistic expressions. Whether you  are a seasoned scholar or a curious enthusiast, our articles will transport you  back to a time of grandeur, power, and beauty. So, come along with us and  discover the wonders of Byzantium.