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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.
| Acropolis, Athens 10558, Greece
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Good to visit. Exciting to see. Good experience. A place to see and experience. Love old ruins. So much to learn

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This temple is located on the Acropolis, so once you have purchased Acropolis tickets, you may see this temple when you go up. I wonder how splendid it looked back in the ancient times, as much of it has been destroyed from the Persian War....More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

As you walk up to the Acropolis, you will see this restored temple on the right side. The view is spectacular as you walk around these temples on the hill.

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Located near the entrance to the Acropolis, the small temple is dedicated to the Goddess of Victory. It is one of the better preserved structures on the hill but is easily eclipsed by the much larger and more famous Parthenon. Worth a short stop.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank TAIN2013
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although it is the smallest of the structures you'll see once atop the Acropolis it is very important to Athenian heritage. Its remarkable restoration allows you to view the structure in its original glory. You are not able to get too close to this structure...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Canadianswhotravel16
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When you arrive at the Parthenon area, you'll see this beautiful monument. It doesn't get top billing but is equally as impressive. This place makes all the history come to life and jump off the pages of your history book. Plan 2-3 hours to get...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Holly W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the Temple that was built for Athena which Athens was named after. It was important for that reason since she gave the Athenians and Olvie tree. Poseodon also vied for the naming of the city but he gave a spring only it was...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Mike H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This temple of Athena Nike was considered one of the most sacred on the hill having the sacred Olive tree.Legend has it that Zeus offered a contest between Athena and Poseidon for staking claim to Athens. Poseidon hit his trident on a hard rock of...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank JKM06
Reviewed April 19, 2019

While other sites may get top billing, the Temple of Athena Nike is beautiful as well. A must see when you walk to the top of the Acropolis.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Medas2005
Reviewed April 15, 2019 via mobile

East to miss amongst its larger brethren this small temple is a delight. Restored sensitivity what you view is detailed and gives you a good idea of what was there originally. You can see from the stairs at the entrance to the main part of...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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April 9, 2019|
Response from NoeB1 | Reviewed this property |
It’s the same ticket as the Acropolis.
February 14, 2018|
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Response from Erandoulis | Reviewed this property |
yes you can.the accessibilties are good and they are all in the same place..