We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Tempio di Athena Nike

Certificate of Excellence
Improve this listing
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Sponsored by:
Neighborhoods
Neighborhoods
Get directions
Address: Athens 10558, Greece
Description: The earliest Ionic building on the Acropolis, this small temple of the...
The earliest Ionic building on the Acropolis, this small temple of the goddess of victory depicts assemblies of the gods and Greek battles against the Barbarians and the Boeotians.
read more
Book ahead on Viator
Special Offer
More Info
$79*
and up
Athens Super Saver: Acropolis Walking Tour plus...
Private Tour
More Info
$79*
and up
Private Tour: Athens City Highlights Including...
Top Rated
More Info
$112*
and up
Small-Group Acropolis of Athens and City...

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 408 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 240
    Excellent
  • 136
    Very good
  • 31
    Average
  • 1
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Nice restored!

Finally ready, this little gem on the Acropolis! So beautiful! Si belle! Zo mooi! This is 'a must see' once in a lifetime.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 4, 2015
Hilde D
,
Mechelen, Belgium

Similar Things to Do in Athens

Add Photo Write a Review

408 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Rate and write a review
Roll over, then click to rate
  Click to rate
Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Polish first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Mechelen, Belgium
Level Contributor
11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2015 NEW

Finally ready, this little gem on the Acropolis! So beautiful! Si belle! Zo mooi! This is 'a must see' once in a lifetime.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Chicago
Level Contributor
55 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2015 NEW

Amazing to see this Greek historic temple being maintained and allowing us all to "walk" in the footsteps of the historic Greeks. The views and the Temple are truly amazing.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Perth, Australia
Level Contributor
54 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 23, 2015

Well worth a visit full of history. Really enjoyed the tour and took heaps of photos well worth the hike up .

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
31 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2015

No admission fees for students from the European Union so it was totally worth it. The whole area was spectacular but the terrain was hard to grip. It was either too rocky or too slippery due to marble. Thus people have to be careful when navigating their way around!:)

Was this review helpful? Yes
Level Contributor
13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Athena was daughter of Zeus ... The nam eof Athens was given due to Godess Athena... She was the one who was saving athens from all the nagative enrgies... This is just a small buidling on the Acropolis hill which you can see when you are climbing the hill on th upper right side

Was this review helpful? Yes
Cairns, Queensland, Australia
Level Contributor
556 reviews
351 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 596 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Built around 420BC, the temple of Athena nike is located on the acropolis, on the southwest corner of the Propylaea (entry gate). Unlike most of the other temples on the acropolis, including the Parthenon, it isn’t presently undergoing restorative works. You can’t walk inside it but rather view it from afar. It’s included in the 12 euro acropolis pass.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
St Louis MO
Level Contributor
27 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

its the bloody acropolis you gotta love it if you can't enjoy being here you gotta problem bona adventura

Was this review helpful? Yes
Athens, Greece
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

amazing place and amazing feeling of history Last but not least amazing view of the city of Athens...

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lincoln, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
315 reviews
180 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

Another amazing piece of Ancient Greek architecture. Nike means victory in Greek and Athena was worshipped in this form as goddess of victory. Go to the Acropolis early to avoid the crowds.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Pune
Level Contributor
140 reviews
110 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

This is the smallest building in the Acropolis. The temple is dedicated to goddess Nike and built around 420 BC. It is in white marble and looks impressive.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Tempio di Athena Nike also viewed

 

Been to Tempio di Athena Nike? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Tempio di Athena Nike

Address: Athens 10558, Greece
Location: Europe  >  Greece  >  Attica  >  Athens

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Tempio di Athena Nike staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?