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Parthenon

Acropolis | Top of Dionyssiou Areopagitou, Athens 105 58, Greece
+30 21 0321 4172
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The majestic ruins of an ancient Greek building, known for its dignified white marble columns and perfect sense of proportion.
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“restoration work” (134 reviews)
“goddess athena” (74 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Acropolis | Top of Dionyssiou Areopagitou, Athens 105 58, Greece
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This is the main attraction of Athens. The benefit of seeing it in Winter is that ticket prices are half priced. The hike up the Acropolis also offers a great view of the sprawling city of Athens. Besides taking photos of the Parthenon and Erechtheion...More

Thank Jean N
Reviewed 2 days ago

What do you say, that hasn’t already been said about the awesomeness of The Parthenon? My suggestion is GO! You will decide whether it was worth going or not. If you do not enjoy being marveled by beauty, then stay home.

Thank Sonia P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Lot's to see and you don't want to be rushed. Recommend getting there in early morning to avoid the crowds.

Thank JohncpSimon
Reviewed 3 days ago

Although the place is a must see, it is quite expensive and can be crowded. I was one of the first people to go in and enjoyed about 30 minutes of piece and quiet before they started unloading the buses. I enjoyed surrounding sites a...More

Thank Maja-9876
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We paid 10€ to see around, yes the history is deep and touching; however, structures were being repaired and the view was not very beautiful. If you have visited Ephesus before you may not think this place is great. There are no cafes around ,...More

Thank hulyagk
Reviewed 6 days ago

One of the most amazing experiences - a must visit sometime in your life. Would recommend going early in the morning as there are many visitors.

Thank OrSeaweed
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an entire day's outing....a must have is great non slip footwear. And a drink on a hot day. Windy, but the Greek flag needs that! Great views and we got some amazing photos of Athens from a higher perspective. Regardless of all the...More

Thank zoleejay
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This old temple dedicated to Greek goddess Athena. It’s the largest temple in Acropolis. If you visit this site in summer months, be ready as it’s very hot around Acropolis. Also if it’s raining or a drizzle, be very careful as all the stones on...More

Thank Rambo380
Reviewed 1 week ago

Must go....try early in morning first thing when they open that way you see the sunrise and avoid the hoards of people in your photos. Same applies if you go in the evening before closing. Note opening and closing times vary with the seasons.

Thank Anna M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This did not disappoint! It was so much better and impressive than I could have imagined. The price was 10 euros to enter but incredibly worth it!

Thank Bethany H
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September 4, 2017|
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Response from MidAmericaMan | Reviewed this property |
Definitely don't think taking a 2-year old to the Parthenon is a good idea. Some parents brought small children when we were there and they were tired, hot and crying.
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Broghan N
August 24, 2017|
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Response from jlt400 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry ,can't give a definite answer -all seems very organised so am sure there would be somewhere to store if not allowed
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TJinLondon
July 30, 2017|
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Response from kaww0502 | Reviewed this property |
No, the scaffolding was still up in September, 2017.
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