Glorious Acropolis of Athens, Greece ~ Parthenon at dusk

Parthenon In Acropolis Of Athens During Dusk Time

Odeon of Herodes Atticus, Acropolis of Athens, Greece

Amazing Examples Of Architecture Photography

The Acropolis of Athens (Ancient Greek: Ἀκρόπολις) is an ancient citadel located on an extremely rocky outcrop above the city of Athens and contains the remains of several ancient buildings of great historic and architectural significance, the most famous being the Parthenon.  While there is evidence that the hill was inhabited as far back as the fourth millennium BC, it was Pericles (c. 495 – 429 BC) in the fifth century BC who coordinated the construction of the site's most important…

The Acropolis of Athens (Ancient Greek: Ἀκρόπολις) is an ancient citadel located on an extremely rocky outcrop above the city of Athens and contains the remains of several ancient buildings of great historic and architectural significance, the most famous being the Parthenon. While there is evidence that the hill was inhabited as far back as the fourth millennium BC, it was Pericles (c. 495 – 429 BC) in the fifth century BC who coordinated the construction of the site's most important…

Greece Travel Diary: Acropolis of Athens

Greece Travel Diary: Acropolis of Athens

On my first day in Athens, visiting the Acropolis was a must-do. There are so many attractions in the ancient and modern city, but the Parthenon was at the top of the list of landmarks, and to learn about Hellenic culture.

The Odeon of Herodes Atticus Theater in Athens ~ was built at the base of the Acropolis in about 161 A.D. by Roman philosopher Herodes Aticus, Greece,  Photo by Paolo Gamba

The Odeon of Herodes Atticus Theater in Athens ~ was built at the base of the Acropolis in about 161 A.D. by Roman philosopher Herodes Aticus, Greece, Photo by Paolo Gamba

Acropolis Of Athens Walking Tour With Optional Ancient Agora

Acropolis Of Athens Walking Tour With Optional Ancient Agora

Parthenon, Greece - The Parthenon is a temple on the Athenian Acropolis dedicated to the Greek goddes athena.

Parthenon, Greece - The Parthenon is a temple on the Athenian Acropolis dedicated to the Greek goddes athena.

The Parthenon Temple, the Acropolis of Athens in Greece ~ UNESCO World Heritage Site.  Photo: Paul Williams

The Parthenon Temple, the Acropolis of Athens in Greece ~ UNESCO World Heritage Site. Photo: Paul Williams

Tips for visiting the Acropolis of Athens, Greece

Practical tips for visiting the Acropolis

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