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The Tomb of Heinrich Schliemann (First Cemetry)

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This is an impressive architectural designed structure. The Tomb is very big.You need about half an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
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Found the tomb of Schliemann to the left of the entrance, raised above other tombs, after wandering... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is an impressive architectural designed structure. The Tomb is very big.You need about half an hour here.

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Found the tomb of Schliemann to the left of the entrance, raised above other tombs, after wandering aimlessly around the cemetery. It is certainly impressive, a sort of mini Parthenon, complete with scenes of antiquity. Worth a look!

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Reviewed 8 January 2018

For some reason I found it hard to find this cemetery, which made it even more special. It is not far from the big Olympic Stadium, if that helps. Visiting HS's tomb which looks rather like the Parthenon was a truly meaningful experience. There are...More

Thank COGR
Reviewed 16 July 2014

I go here every year. You can visit this cemetery for the art, as many art classes do, as it is full of beautiful and famous sculptures. You can come for historical reasons, to learn about the notables of Athens from the 1830s to the...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2014

This place is an amazing place with famous headstones including the 'Sleeping Maiden' one of the most famous sculptures in modern Greek art! Er schlieman's monument to the German archaeologist who discovered Ancient Troy, is shaped as a mini church. The place is worth a...More

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 26 June 2013

Schliemann was one of the most beloved person in Greece. I can say he became a GREEK. He did a lot of discovers and he designs most of the beautiful buildings of old Athens

Thank Costas K
Reviewed 2 January 2013

It's a great experience to see the tomb of Schliemann...For a archaeolog i'm sure he rests in peace:)

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modern Olympic Games in 1896, acts as grand gateway to
the otherwise purely Athenian neighborhood of
Pangrati. This area of typical small squares, busy
main roads and residential streets will give you a
clear sense of what living in this metropolis is like.
A walk up quiet Markou Mousourou Street on the west
side of the stadium will bring you past the First
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