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Theater of Dionysus

25 Mitseon, Athens 105 58, Greece
+30 21 0322 4625
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  • Excellent46%
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  • Average14%
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“front row” (6 reviews)
“south slope” (8 reviews)
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25 Mitseon, Athens 105 58, Greece
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+30 21 0322 4625
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1 - 10 of 726 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Some may say there is nothing here, but OMG. There is soooooooooo much. Take the time to sit in the seats and take it all in. Turn around and look up the cliff. The marvel of our ancestors is quite breath taking.

Thank daqattaq
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Must be on your visit list. Close to Acropolis this place has an incredible acoustics. We were told that this is the bird place of theater.

Thank vtc2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I suppose most people like the fully restored Odeon of Herodes Atticus a little bit further away. But for me, this is more authentic. It's not got all new marble seats, it has the original limestone seats intended by the ancients (better acoustics). I really...More

Thank Elle1968
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A total architectural marvel, this place has some amazing acoustics that were built eons ago. The great place to see if you are interested in history and architecture.

Thank Kmehrotra
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth a visit, especially if you have prior knowledge of the site. Best to include in tour of other sites - does not take long to visit but very interesting.

Thank tinamryan
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is not as pretty as the other two, but it is ancient and original. You could see it from top of Acropolis.

Thank Yali L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I liked this part of the acropolis as I had never been to an amphitheatre like this before and they let you sit on some of the seats for a good feel for the place.

Thank CharlotteM1234
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I actually thought it was a stadium.. this theater looks really good and in really good condition.. i stood and really absorbed this whole area and esp this theater and really wished i could have seen this place when it was in pristine condition. This...More

Thank Coryy20
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is located on the bank of the hill of the Acropolis. There's a few things to see here, including a well preserved Odeon, so is worth a look.

Thank Danrzr
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dionysus was the mythical Greek god of viniculture, but his portfolio was also significant for theatre. Therefore, it should not be a surprise that a theatre located on the southern slopes of the Acropolis, the religious centre of ancient Athens, should be dedicated in his...More

Thank ianwyj
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