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Agios Dionysios Areopagitis Catholic Cathedral

24 Panepistimiou Street, Athens 999-20, Greece
+30 21 0362 3603
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5 Jul 2017
“Beautiful church!”
4 Jul 2017
“Interesting architecture”
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24 Panepistimiou Street, Athens 999-20, Greece
Syntagma
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+30 21 0362 3603
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Reviewed 5 July 2017

In Kolonaki area this church is a gem. When you around this area go and light a candle and admire the neoclassic architecture.

Thank George T
Reviewed 5 July 2017

We came across this lovely church by accident on our walk in Athens. It is not very imposing at first, but when you look at it you realise it's a really lovely building with some interesting neo-renaissance architectural features. It was built in the second...More

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

I started my first day in Athens by attending Sunday mass in this gorgeous and inspirational cathedral. This particular mass was in Greek, but I could still tell where they were in the mass. Very inspiring to hear the. Our Father prayed in about a...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 21 January 2017 via mobile

We attended an anticipated Sunday mass here. The church is typical Roman Catholic and evidently simpler if comparison to Orthodox Churches. We found the service typical of a catholic mass...that is why it is universal in character. We did not have to understand Greek to...More

Thank TotooIto
Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

It is a nice Catholic Cathedral to visit and to attend mass if you are there on Sunday. Sunday mass is at 7:30, 9:30, 11 and 6:30pm (in English.)

Thank Shcc69
Reviewed 30 May 2016

The Agios Dionysios Areopagitis Catholic Cathedral is very impressive, majestic, Holy cathedral. The architecture leaves you with unforgettable experience, you can enjoy the Mass every Sunday.

1  Thank SaintClair1986
Reviewed 14 December 2015

Most churches in Greece range between tiny and small. This one is impressive, not only because of its size, but also because of its location. If you are interested in churches, this is definitely an important one.

Thank Vanessa_Fou
Reviewed 13 September 2015

I went to Mass here on two consecutive Sundays before doing a little research to discover its history. Marble steps lead up to the impressive interior of this Cathedral, which was built in 1865. The church has three aisles . The marble pulpits donated by...More

4  Thank Roshni2011
Reviewed 6 September 2015

I think this is the only catholic cathedral of Athens. A beautiful one specially when decorated for a wedding! Don t get confused: the avenue used to be called Panepistimiou but now it s called Eleutherios Venizellou, same as the airport. It s located close...More

1  Thank Natalia T
Nearby
Syntagma
Perhaps the best place to get your bearings is
Syntagma Square, crowned by the imposing Parliament
building on its upper side and surrounded by other
large structures, such as the exclusive Hotel Grande
Bretagne. The grand avenues that lead towards Omonia
are also full of massive Neoclassical edifices like
the Numismatic Museum and those around smaller Platia
Kolokotroni. Here you will find lots of travel agents,
...More
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