Choragic Monument Of Lysicrates1446 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Lysikratous Square (off Vironos Street) |Plaka, Athens 999-20, Greece
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Time Required: 00:30 Mins
- Tags: Landmark, Monument, Family And Kids
As you walk around the city of Athens, you’ll come across various emblems of art that unravel a glorious history, acknowledged throughout the world. Built in the 4th century BC by Lysicrates, a wealthy citizen of Athens, the Monument of Lysicrates is the best preserved choragic structure that graces the city of Athens. Such monuments were built in ancient Greece with the purpose to keep trophies and to thus eulogize the nation to an extent. Measuring over nine meters high this monument looks beautiful with its tholos, which is actually a circular structure with Corinthian columns covered with a marble roof. Do have a look at it as you move towards the Theatre of Dionysus.
How to Reach Choragic Monument Of Lysicrates
- Nearest Bus station: Zanneio Bus station
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38.1% of people start their Choragic Monument Of Lysicrates visit around 12 PM - 1 PM
People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Choragic Monument Of Lysicrates
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