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Address: Agoraios Kolonos Hill | Ancient Agora of Athens, Athens, Greece
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This ancient Greek temple, located on the Acropolis and dedicated to...

This ancient Greek temple, located on the Acropolis and dedicated to Hephaistos, god of the forge, is one of the few temples to be almost entirely preserved.

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Beautiful temple

The temple is located in the Ancient Agora. It is very well preserved and thus really impressive. You can access it with the multi-site ticket sold 30€. This ticket allows to... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

The temple is located in the Ancient Agora. It is very well preserved and thus really impressive. You can access it with the multi-site ticket sold 30€. This ticket allows to shortcut the queue for the acropolis. This attraction is free for students with a valid student ID!

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Morristown, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

At the foot of the Acropolis, this ancient city where the temple is located is a wonderful place to wander around for an hour or two. The big crowds go to the Acropolis, and there were limited tourists in this location. Go to the Acropolis in the early morning, and make your way to this location afterwards. We walked everywhere,... More 

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Carmona, Cavite, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Our time was limited and we found ourselves in the Agora during the hottest part of the day. I recommend that visitors carry water and try to visit first thing in the morning.

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Jacksonville, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My family really enjoyed this trip. Take the day and see the major sites in the morning and then finish your day in the national museum during the heat of the day. The Cafe in the museum is wonderful and reasonably priced as well.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is a must see for anyone visiting Athens for the ancient architecture. Besides the Pantheon in Rome, I've never seen such a well preserved ancient temple. As always, bring an audio guide to get the most out of the temple and the entire Agora.

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Canton of Solothurn, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Really great experience, even for kids! It will wakeup there imaginations and get them asking questions. it is a large area to explore and has many secrets to show you as you walk through its many beautiful views. But remember take water with you so you can take your time.

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

This temple is located in the centre of Athens and can be walked to from Monastiraki in ten minutes or so. Entrance is included in the 5 day 30 euro tickets that also covers the Acropolis. The temple is very well preserved with all columns and roofs still intact. The rest of the Agora is also great.

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New Jersey
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This Temple is so beautiful and amazing to look at cant help thinking how this structure is still around... Bring water and go early

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Athens, Greece
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

One of the very few ancient temples in Greece, that is almost complete (less destroyed than others).

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

This is one of the best preserved temples in Greece. It is a phenomenal building that has survived through the years. It is a must visit.

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