"Erechtheion Temple (Akropolis)" Acropolis - Erechtheion-Caryatids Tip by Aaron7

by Aaron7

The Erechtheion is a temple built upon the site of the battle for Athens among the gods Poseidon and Athena. It's most impressive feature are the six stauary columns that feature caryatids or nymphs.

Hours:8:30 am-6:30 pm (longer in summer)

Directions: on the Akropolis to the left of the Parthenon
othercontact: Fee: 12 euros (for Akropolis)
Phone: 010-321-0219
Website: http://www.ancient.eu/Erechtheion

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jan 16, 2003
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