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The Sanctuary of Artemis

Brauron, Athens 19003, Greece
+30 2299 027020
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Preparing greek girls for marriage

Very interesting site with a specific purpose apparently marriage and culture were very important... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2016
chickandbeast
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Durham, Canada
Sanctuary of Artemis with babies

We went to this sanctuary and museum on free museum day. There was a school bus of children and a... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2016
Jayhod
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Sanctuary and museum of the cult of Artemis and Iphigenia.
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  • Very good60%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
6 Jul 2016
“Preparing greek girls for marriage”
18 May 2016
“Sanctuary of Artemis with babies”
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Brauron, Athens 19003, Greece
Omonia
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+30 2299 027020
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

Very interesting site with a specific purpose apparently marriage and culture were very important, kind of like a finishing school.

1  Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

We went to this sanctuary and museum on free museum day. There was a school bus of children and a few other tourists however, relatively quiet. We drove here after going to the temple of Poseidon. You can view the site in 10 minutes and...More

Thank Jayhod
Reviewed 6 September 2015 via mobile

Nice ruins with good information. You will need GpS if you are driving. Interesting facts about how this site was to prepare girls for marriages

Thank Shane L
Reviewed 24 May 2015

During a recent 5 day visit to Greece, we visited Athens and went to see The Sanctuary of Artemis. This temple to Artemis - who was the Greek goddess of the hunt & childbirth used to the most sacred in Attica. Story goes that when...More

1  Thank Ibadanboy
Reviewed 12 April 2013

Artemis was a very important Goddess for the ancient Greeks. She used to be called "Potnia Theron" during the stone ages and was renamed to Artemis during the bronze age. She was the Goddess of hunting and the protector of young animals and nature. So...More

4  Thank Caveman A
Reviewed 5 February 2012

nice place very calmness very beautiful place especially for the weekends

1  Thank prkark
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Sarah C
7 January 2015|
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Response from seafox031120 |
Search the temple of Artemis! It was located at the east side of Int'l airport, about 2km from Int'l airport, closes to the bay!
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