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Metroon

Athens, Greece
+30 21 0321 0185
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This building played an important role in the political and cultural life of ancient Athens, where it served as both a temple and the state archives.
  • Excellent28%
  • Very good14%
  • Average51%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Aug 12, 2017
“Agora”
Jul 21, 2016
“Ruins..”
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Athens, Greece
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+30 21 0321 0185
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Reviewed August 12, 2017

Part of the Agora ruins, which is a must see with the old museum located within the area. The temple is the pinnacle of the area! Make sure you have plenty of water and shade, with a good pair of shoes!

Thank MuhammadDudha
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Reviewed July 21, 2016

just the old foundation ruins remain. still, nice to see such an old piece of history. Located in the Old Ancient Agora

Thank jlantern3
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Reviewed May 16, 2016

Included in your ticket of sites these ruins are not as busy as the others they are peaceful. So many temples to see but temple of the mother of gods you cant miss.

Thank chickandbeast
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Reviewed March 28, 2016

The Metroon, was originally a four room building that housed and catalogued, public records including legal and financial. There is only a small amount of remnants and base outlines that are left, but there are plaques that summarise the history of this building. It is...More

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Reviewed September 29, 2015

We went a a rainy day which drove all the tourists away, it was so peaceful, just walking around taking it all in.

Thank JnVSydney
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Reviewed March 7, 2015

Remains of this Temple can be seen on Ancient Agora of Athens, near the building of Bouleterion. Building was built appr. 450 BC, and combined function of Temple to goddess Meter and State Archive for different records, weights and measures. The gold and ivory seated...More

2  Thank Superkatt
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