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Ancient Greek Monsters


The legendary bestiary of Ancient Greece were monstrous beings and creatures with an odd and frightful, yet unique and fascinating appearance. Usually, the Greek monsters were eventually killed by Greek heroes.




Ancient Greek Monsters & Creatures

centaurs, aggressive half-horse creatures

Centaurs

aggressive half-horse creatures
cerberus, the guard of the Underworld

Cerberus

the guard of the Underworld
cyclopes, one-eyed monstrous creatures

Cyclopes

one-eyed monstrous creatures
giants, huge, frightful  monsters

Giants

huge, frightful monsters
graeae, Grey guards with one eye

Graeae

Grey guards with one eye
harpies, the  snatchers of souls

Harpies

the snatchers of souls
hecatonchires, hundred-handed monsters

Hecatonchires

hundred-handed monsters
lamia, the cannibalistic serpent

Lamia

the cannibalistic serpent
medusa, the frightful opponent of Perseus

Medusa

the frightful opponent of Perseus
minotaur, the  creature with the head of a bull

Minotaur

the creature with the head of a bull
satyrs, joyful half-goat creatures

Satyrs

joyful half-goat creatures
sphinx, the monster with the famous riddle

Sphinx

the monster with the famous riddle
telchines, the evil eyed demons

Telchines

the evil eyed demons
typhon, the monstrous opponent of Zeus

Typhon

the monstrous opponent of Zeus