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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” (131 reviews)
“goddess athena” (73 reviews)
“bucket list” (109 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Acropolis | Top of Dionyssiou Areopagitou, Athens 105 58, Greece
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+30 21 0321 4172
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Reviewed yesterday

Another site on the Acropolis. There is "repair" work in progress. Be careful when you walk and make sure you always stay close to your guide.

Thank BernadetteM76
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Don’t miss! This is the highlight of Athens!! Get s guide if possible. Worth the money as it brings history to life!!

Thank cgit5
Reviewed yesterday

This is a great must see attraction for anyone visiting Athens, Greece. The ancient Greeks made some of the most marvelous architecture of its time, and this structure is a prime example of the "beyond-its-years" architecture. The ancient Greeks used ancient secret math in building...More

Thank Jetsetter21456932
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A must see when in Athens. Lot of history and the most amazing part to me is the way they restore and preserve it. Not easy to get around seen a few people slip. Also tons and tons of people so be ready for that....More

Thank carlholt43
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

The site is magnificent and well worth the climb up the hill. Don’t visit Athens without doing this!

Thank Courtney E
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

In spite of being under a restoration process when I visited it, it is one thing you simply can't miss in Athens. Very inspiring since you start hiking to the Acropolis until you reach it and see it.

Thank Alberto F
Reviewed 2 days ago

It looks stunning both at night when it is floodlit and during the day and is a "must-visit" place if you are Athens. The high point of classical architecture, with its perfect proportions, curves and angles of the columns, you have to ignore the cranes...More

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 2 days ago

a good climb to the top but well worth it, get a guided tour to understand the history and wear comfortable shoes as it is not a smooth walks and once on the hill it is bumpy with smooth and slippery rocks. The Pantheon is...More

Thank Dave1018
Reviewed 3 days ago

It is easy for me to rate the Parthenon a five, because I did Classical Studies as my major in university. However, no matter what your interests or your education may be, you will enjoy the experience of seeing this monument to the birthplace of...More

Thank MartinTravelAddict
Reviewed 3 days ago

I'm not sure how you can go to Athens and not visit the Parthenon. It is worth getting there early to get tickets or purchase them ahead of time. It's possible to do it by yourself with a good tour book to avoid the large...More

Thank TBLJTiki
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5 September 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
24 August 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
30 July 2017|
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Response from kaww0502 | Reviewed this property |
No, the scaffolding was still up in September, 2017.
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