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Citadel and Treasury of Atreus

Mycenae, Greece
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We managed to arrive during a lull in the stream of visitors so we had the place all to ourselves for quite awhile. You get a true sense of the massive scale standing in the giant doorway under the 120 ton lintel stone. The tomb...More

Thank TorontoJK
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must visit if you want to know about not only the history of the region, but the world's. This civilization had coins and alphabet way before the Hellenic civilization ... the artifacts show a culturally advanced society. Tip: ensure to have a...More

Thank Maria M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We saw King Agamemnon's death mask in the National Archeological Museum in Athens a few years ago and, since then, I have wanted to visit his tomb. Sad to say, although this may have been Agamemnon's tomb (as claimed by Schliemann) we are not sure....More

Thank Carts123
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Included in the ticket price although other very important tombs of the same site this is the most preserved with finds in the museum

Thank David L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Since our visit, I will forever be in amazement as to how this tomb was built over 3500 years ago. We were told the main stone weighs 120 tons, how did they move that with no machinery??? Take the obligatory photo, it's a pretty cool...More

Thank asquared13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Massive bee hive type tomb. Not a lot to see but pretty impressive and included in main Mycenae ticket so make sure yo call in after. Only takes few mins but consider how they managed to make these things millennia ago and worth seeing.

Thank dkallenfamily
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

It is completely empty. Waste of time. 2 dark parts under hill. 1 closed. No single lamp or info there. Save time and spend it more for impressive Mykenes fortress.

Thank Anakin S
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Part of the ancient Mycenae site, just a little down the road from the main site, but included in your overall ticket. Don't miss it! It is a huge domed top tomb and was pretty cool. Very quick on your way out.

Thank Jennifer H
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

You can visit this after the ruins and museum at Mycenae. Very short walk from parking area there. Not much to see but the entrance ticket is included in the one for Mycenae.

Thank Jill J
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Typical Mycenaean royal tomb. It is not far from the main entrance. Once inside you can see how big it is, huge! There was nothing inside on our visit, and it has been like this since its discovery. This Tholos (behive) tomb most probably contained...More

Thank Dimitris L
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