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Acropolis, Athens

Acropolis - Athens, Greece
Acropolis
Theorias, Athens, Greece 10555Map
+30 210 923 8175/+30 210 923 8724
Neighborhood: Acropolis
Overview

A splendid religious complex, the Acropolis consists of several temples which were built by the world's first democracy during the 5th Century BCE. The most majestic building of all is the Parthenon, a temple dedicated to the goddess Athena. The Parthenon became the paragon of classical Greek architecture and has suffered serious damage over the years. A small museum features an outstanding collection of ancient Greek sculptures.

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By mclop1123 | Posted 10/09/10
  I just came back from Greece. The Acropolis up on the top of the mountain is a site to behold. We visited the museum first with a guided tour then went across to the Acropolis....   Read More
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Acropolis General Information
  • Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 08:00 AM to 07:00 PM
  • Type: Attractions & Landmarks
  • Nearest Train: Akropoli Station
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