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Address: Brauron, Athens, Greece
Phone Number: 22990/27-020
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Sanctuary and museum of the cult of Artemis and Iphigenia.

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Right by airport

Nice ruins with good information. You will need GpS if you are driving. Interesting facts about how this site was to prepare girls for marriages

4 of 5 starsReviewed September 5, 2015
Shane L
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015 via mobile

Nice ruins with good information. You will need GpS if you are driving. Interesting facts about how this site was to prepare girls for marriages

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

During a recent 5 day visit to Greece, we visited Athens and went to see The Sanctuary of Artemis. This temple to Artemis - who was the Greek goddess of the hunt & childbirth used to the most sacred in Attica. Story goes that when King Agamemnon brought his daughter here to be sacrificed to Artemis, the goddess saved her... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2013

Artemis was a very important Goddess for the ancient Greeks. She used to be called "Potnia Theron" during the stone ages and was renamed to Artemis during the bronze age. She was the Goddess of hunting and the protector of young animals and nature. So it's Sanctuaries were always built in areas of great natural beauty and good hunting grounds.... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2012

nice place very calmness very beautiful place especially for the weekends

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