Agios Eleftherios Church

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  • Address: Metropolitan Square, Athens, Greece
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Church, Religious Site, Family And Kids

Situated next to the Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens, the Agios Eleftherios Church is also known as the ‘Little Cathedral’. The construction of the church began during the 12th century, and was built over the site of an old temple originally dedicated to an ancient goddess named Eleithya. Much of what was used in constructing the Agios Eleftherios Church came from existing structures. The marble blocks you’ll see were taken from ancient Greek, Roman and Byzantine eras. It is one of the very few churches that has maintained its original form and thus still has its unique external sculptures.

How to Reach Agios Eleftherios Church

  • Busses 25, 26, 27
  • Monastiraki Metro Station

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  • Agios Eleftherios Church Address: Metropolitan Square, Athens, Greece
  • Agios Eleftherios Church Timing: 24-hrs
  • Time required to visit Agios Eleftherios Church: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 5.04% of people who visit Athens include Agios Eleftherios Church in their plan

  • 22.22% of people start their Agios Eleftherios Church visit around 08 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Agios Eleftherios Church

Monday, Tuesday and Friday

50% of people prefer walking in order to reach Agios Eleftherios Church

People normally club together Jewish Museum Of Greece and Anafiotika while planning their visit to Agios Eleftherios Church.

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