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Odeum of Herodes Atticus (Odeion / Irodion)

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Address: Odos Dionissiou Areopayitou, Athens, Greece
Phone Number: 123456789
Description: Second-century theater built into the hillside.

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You will be impressed by this construction at the feeth of the Partenon and remember Greek tragedies of Sophocles, Aeschyles and Euripides

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

You will be impressed by this construction at the feeth of the Partenon and remember Greek tragedies of Sophocles, Aeschyles and Euripides

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015 NEW

It is really amazing to see on the way to Parthenon you can take photos. There are also some concerts with a great sound.

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Vrilissia, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Amazing experience Listening and watching the opera at the ancient theater is something unique If you plan a visit in Athens is good to combine it with a cultural event of any kind in this ancient theater

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Port Coquitlam, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Would love to see a Greek theatre production here, we have always been coming off cruise ships and not staying for the evening.

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Yerevan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

For the people who loves ancient architecture, this is a place to visit. The most amazing part is, that it still have better acoustics than most of nowadays constructed theaters. Also check, sometimes there performances played in Odeon, but the tickets are getting sold out too fast, so plan accordingly. We have listened Tosca opera there, and it was unforgettable!!!!

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Los Altos, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2015

On the way up the Acropolis we stumbled upon this as you make a turn. As we climbed past this we got a look down into this theater. It was spectacular and incredible to think of it full of people at one point in time.

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Lincoln, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

The odium of Herodes Atticus is another stunning piece of Greek architecture. It's on the southwest slope of Acropolis which affords a fantastic view of it.

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Preveza, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

Concerts are still performed at this location. When viewing the Acropolis, you can enjoy seeing the inside of of the Theatre.

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Famagusta, Cyprus
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2015

Given that the traveller/tourist is probably going to see the Parthenon you will automatically see this site as part of the Acropolis complex. It is still used for live open air shows and is a wonderful example of the style of ancient theatres.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

The first attraction before heading up to Acropolis. Amazing view as we see it from the top to bottom. Worth spending time on taking the best picture and scenery from this spot.

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Address: Address: Odos Dionissiou Areopayitou, Athens, Greece
Phone Number: 123456789
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens

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