Eleusinion

Currently Open
  • Address: Near Acropolis, Athens, Greece
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  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Historical Site, Family And Kids, Archaeological Site

These excavated archaeological ruins can be found near the Acropolis. The Eleusinion was a temple dedicated to Demeter and was a place where all sacred objects associated with the Eleusinian Mysteries were kept. This temple was built somewhere during 490 BC. This place is famous for the Eleusinion religious Mysteries, the annual celebration in honour of Demeter and Persephone. Due to its mythical and historical connections, this site has always occupied the imagination of tourists who visit Athens.

How to Reach Eleusinion

  • Bus 230
  • Acropolis Metro stop

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  • Eleusinion Address: Near Acropolis, Athens, Greece
  • Eleusinion Timing: 24-hrs
  • Eleusinion Price: Free
  • Time required to visit Eleusinion: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 8.91% of people who visit Athens include Eleusinion in their plan

  • 27.59% of people start their Eleusinion visit around 3 PM - 4 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Eleusinion

Monday, Wednesday and Friday

77.78% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Eleusinion

People normally club together Herakleidon Art Museum and Church Of Panagia Kapnikarea while planning their visit to Eleusinion.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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