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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 5 May 2018

It's one of the most impressive architectures and constructions that humanity and Greeks should be proud of!

Thank Tusuitecases
Reviewed 4 May 2018

It is fascinating to finally see it live after studying it. It is my favorite because it's well preserved and you can see many details that have remained for so long that it's incredible. The way it's adjusted to the terrain, the beauty of the...More

Thank Beach-Dew
Reviewed 2 May 2018

Same area as Parthenon, so a must see as well, all included in price ticket. Really amazing to see all of these things.

Thank Eric H
Reviewed 1 May 2018

The Erechtheion built and dedicated also to the god Athena Nike is located on top of the Acropolis opposite to the Parthenon. Whilst smaller in size than the Parthenon the intricacy and detailed craftsmanship that went into the Caryatids (women shaped pillars supporting the temple)...More

Thank Tom J
Reviewed 30 April 2018

Opposite the Pathenon on the Acropolis is the Erechtheion Also dedicated to Athena, it is sometimes called the Temple of Poseidon. The unique features here are the columns called the Caryatids. The Caryatids are figures of women who were chosen to protect the Temple. These...More

Thank lanedesign
Reviewed 28 April 2018 via mobile

It’s hot up there so make sure you are prepared also the marble from millions of feet have made it quite slippery But what an amazing site and if only you can go back In time some 2500 years you can imagine it’s splendour. We...More

Thank Nenners56
Reviewed 25 April 2018

The great thing about these Temples is that they are very close to one another. So once you have scaled the hill you have the three temples together, plus The Odeon on the way up

Thank qqnny
Reviewed 22 April 2018

Make sure you don't miss this building, off to the side of the more famous Parthenon. It is really the outstanding building of them all.

Thank K5802EYjohnk
Reviewed 17 April 2018

This structure is up on the Acropolis with the Parthenon and is all part of the wonder of the place.

Thank Jane B
Reviewed 17 April 2018

The Erechtheion is an ancient Greek temple on the north side of the Acropolis of Athens in Greece which was dedicated to both Athena and Poseidon.

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