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Nice walk around the ruins. There is no entry fee but I wouldn't have minded paying a couple of... read more

Reviewed November 18, 2018
fiveannielane
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If you are interested in archeology then Kos is for you

There are many archeological sites all within walking distance in Kos town. The history of the... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2018
GregoryB
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Reviewed December 3, 2018

Casa Romana, Agora, Odeon, the Western Archaeological Zone, the finds in the Archaeological Museum and the not far away Asklepion are all proof today that Kos had been an important town in antiquity, especially also in Roman times - the period in which the Italian...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed November 18, 2018

Nice walk around the ruins. There is no entry fee but I wouldn't have minded paying a couple of euros to support the on going projects.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018

We both love to spend time wandering around archaeological sites and this was well worth the visit in the town of Kos.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

A great site on the edge of modern day Kos. Plenty of mosaics and houses to look around and even a couple of old roads and pavements. The whole site is a bit of a jumble of fallen bricks and columns and there are no...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 16, 2018

There are many archeological sites all within walking distance in Kos town. The history of the settlement and the buildings are extremely interesting and you can wander around this one at leisure. Do check when it is open as it closes one day a week.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 13, 2018

My Wife and I found the location quite by chance in the course of our wanderings around Kos. If we had used a tourist map( readily available) we would have located it sooner. It is to the credit of the Greek Government, the Archeological Societies...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

Fascinating to visit and free to enter although in many ways I wish there was an entrance charge, which might support repairing or fortifying some of the earthquake damage - I would happily pay an entrance fee to see such amazing archaeology.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 7, 2018

This is a must if you are visiting Kos and interested in history. This is an excellent site, easy to find and a very easy walk as its in the old town area. Some mosaics are visible on the floors of some of the dwellings...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank David J
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

This is an excellent site, easy to walk the even in the heat. Some mosaics are visible and in good shape. Surprisingly, some frescoes as well.

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 26, 2018 via mobile

If your interested in history this has got to be on your bucket list! Let your imagination go and think of chariots going on the little bit of road etc. The mosaics,the pillars, the bath are fabulous!

Date of experience: September 2018
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