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Acropolis of Athens Skip The Line Admission Ticket
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The second largest temple on the Acropolis has a complex and unique structure, including its famous Porch of the Caraytis with statues of six graceful maidens on the south side and a four-pillared porch with six Ionic columns on the north side.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Part of the Acropolis complex. Some very well preserved/restored statues. You can also see some large columns here. Wear good shoes, bring water, and buy your passes online beforehand. Bathrooms and water fountains are near this site, the other side of the Parthenon.

Thank Phil R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Get up close and marvel at this architecture and get a real glimpse of the talent and insight as to what it may have been like to be around

Thank 523travelbug
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wonderful historic structure. Probably the most photographed structure after the Pantheon. You most visit the Acropolis Museum as well to see more of the original structure and its history.

Thank MaxwellWade
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is the only corner that gives the acropolis an artistic side otherwise all that place is nothing but just huge columns.

Thank HichamGM
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of the better preserved temples on the Acropolis. Some of the architecture has been removed and is on show in the Acropolis Museum but the re-construction is amazing.

Thank F4508MDannettem
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I can actually remember as a kid learning about ancient Greece where we saw pictures and descriptions of the Parthenon and Erechtheion. We all learned about the beauty of the statues. On the Acropolis you can not get close to the north balcony where the...More

Thank LJGisrael
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The pillars are reproductions, but it's still awesome to be walking amid such ancient history. See the original pillars at the Acropolis Museum, and plan to spend an entire day there. Don't cheat yourself. Go with a guide.

Thank Gringoscazu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

You will see this when you visit the Acropolis and it is quite a structure. Just another part of the historic structures to visit.

Thank Lee K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Took photo after photo of such great history and it’s amazing history that Greece has to offer A must see

Thank Vicki Z
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As part of the Acropolis complex, it was quite a site to see the Erechtheion in person and experience the history!

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