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The Herod Atticus Odeon

The famous Herod Atticus Odeon dominates the western end on the south hillside of the Acropolis. It was the third Odeon constructed in ancient Athens after the Pericles Odeon on the south slope (fifth century) and the Agrippa’s Odeon in the ancient Agora (15 BC). The construction of the monument during the second century AD […]
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Dionysus Theatre

The Theatre of Dionysus is regarded as the first sample of Greek theatres and the birthplace of Greek drama. It was built into a natural hallow at the southern hillside of the Acropolis and it is the first theater in the world. This ancient theater was dedicated to Dionysus, the god of wine and ecstasy, […]