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Herod Atticus Odeon

Dionissiou Areopagitou, Athens, Greece
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Second-century theater built into the hillside.
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I really think this a wonderful site for events. It looked so very interesting from the top of the hill. We could not really go down and see it.

Thank Bindastraveller
Reviewed 4 days ago

After many trips to Athens, we finally went to the Odeon for a concert two weeks ago. We opted for the final row at the back and had a wonderful night enjoying the music, view and surroundings. A highlight of my trip.

Thank Mariaa70
Reviewed 1 week ago

Absolutely incredible and amazing. My wife and I saw Madama Butterfly at this location in early June. We were in Greece for nearly 3 weeks and this was the highlight, We paid 45 euros each for the tickets and it was the best money we...More

Thank 101eggie
Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing experience, the Herod Atticus Odeon is a delight for both the ears and the eyes. A place with history, emotion and culture.

Thank Irene_Lomo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

During my visit to Athens in June-July it happened to be Athens festival where performances take place all over the city including this Odeon. I had a good time soaking in the atmosphere of attending two concerts here at night amongst the locals. The acts...More

1  Thank Charlotte K
Reviewed 1 week ago

We attended a lovely concert that happened to be available during our visit and really enjoyed an evening of music seated in a historical site under the stars. The theater operation was helpful and efficient, and our very economical "VIP" seats came with a cushion...More

Thank TravelMom269
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Words are not enoough to descrive Hodeon Herodes Atticus it's the Acropolis, the pedestrian site that you can walk around Plaka and Thisseio the sites the places to eat and drink around! But, most ipmportantly the monument initself, a must go when Opera night!

Thank Pavlina P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Could only view from the top. Closed for renovation. Looked nice still from the top but not the same when you pay the same price entry ticket to the acropolis and not allowed in to an attraction. Ticket entry should be less. It is like...More

Thank Tweetcoz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a beautiful theatre. It was originally built in timber, towards the end of the second century AD, by a rich Athenian by the name Herodes Atticus, but it did not last long, as it perished in a fire about a hundred years later....More

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This theater is just amazing. It is built under the shadow of Acropolis.They tried to preserve it as it was.So in case there is a consert you should def go.It is a unique experience since you will be seated where ancient Greeks did and enjoy...More

Thank ChristosN1979
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Parul G
2 July 2017|
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Response from asperagus12 | Reviewed this property |
There will be a great concert at the 23.09. from the famous greek Tenor Mario Frangoulis and the soprano Angela Georghiu in the Herodes Atticus theatre, hope that is something for you..`? or to this... More
Cap N
29 April 2017|
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Response from asperagus12 | Reviewed this property |
I allways went for a concert to the herodes atticus theatre, last year I went in the morning to see,if I can come into the theatre before the concert in the evening, but I couldn´t go in, because the stage manager told me... More
Rachel J
17 February 2017|
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Response from Davide T | Reviewed this property |
There are some events every summer...but pls check at the end of May just to be sure...
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