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Ancient Agora of Athens

24 Adrianou | Adrianou 24, Athens 105 55, Greece
+30 21 0321 0185
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These ruins, located in the heart of modern Athens, were once the site of the marketplace in ancient times, a political, cultural and economic center of the ancient world.
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24 Adrianou | Adrianou 24, Athens 105 55, Greece
+30 21 0321 0185
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Reviewed 20 July 2016

I think this was part of a combined ticket, but having been to Athens more than once, I still like to walk the grounds and visit the Agora. It's a reconstruction, but it's still worth the time.

Thank Kathy S
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I was amazed by the shear number of active archeological digs sites throughout Athens and it was an incredible experience to be able to walk the historic grounds and get so close to all of the ancient artifacts. This a must see and second only...More

Thank EMM_Dallas
Reviewed 18 July 2016

I purchased 30 euro ticket that allows you to visit every archeological site in Athens. Therefore, I visited the Library of Hardian, Agora Roman and Agora Ancient ‎sites. All 3 sites are literally around the corner from each other with Library of Hardian is just...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2016

I found this place to be the most interesting in Athens...and that includes the Acropolis. Perhaps this is not as spectacular but there is so much here and it looks as if you are the first one to discover the ruins...almost left intact.

Thank SixpackDC
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

This site is covered by the 30€ ticket purchase. Opens at 8am, closes at 8pm. Limited shade for hot days. There is a water vending machine near the entrance that comes from the Acropolis & at least 2 public fountains to refill water bottles along...More

Thank Christina M
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Have to see these ancient ruins that have so much history behind them. Although they're just ruins it is such a Greek Trademark, it's impossible to miss it.

Thank Charley H
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Feeling like you're a part of Ancient Greece is an experience I'd recommend to pretty much anybody, particularly the able bodied (some difficult terrain, made more challenging in the heat).

Thank MrOConnor94
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

One of the nicest walks in town. A spiritual area away from the sounds of the city. Better avoid during the very hot summer hours and stay for lunch with "tsipouro on ice" in obe for the small local restaurants. Enjoy!

Thank Panos K
Reviewed 15 July 2016

You can breath History in Ágora. The architecture is impressive, even when you think that such place was built centuries ago, and It is still well-preserved, despite all conflicts and natural hazards.

Thank Elisa P
Reviewed 15 July 2016

We visited here on a recent trip to Athens. We enjoyed walking through the area. The Temple of Hephaestus was amazing. We ate lunch in the area. We had purchased the 30 Euro tickets at the Acropolis and they included our entrance here.

Thank PadreGirl
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7 May 2015|
Response from Sam L |
Yes. The Agora costs 8€ if you don't buy the combination ticket for the Acropolois which is 30€. Open 8 to 7 every day.