Kerameikos Cemetery

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  • Address: 148 Ermou St., Athens (Prefecture of Attiki), Greece
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 03:30 pm Details
  • Phone: 30-2103463552
  • Ticket Price: 2 EUR
  • Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Ancient Ruin, Cemetery, Family And Kids

The Kerameikos Cemetery is another remarkable thing to see in the Acropolis area of Athens. The cemetery is home to several graves from the ancient era. In spring, the flowers grow in the wild grass around the stone tombs making it a somber and yet beautiful sight to see.

The ruins also have many sculptures and lovely engravings on them. Notably, Pythagoras, the Mathematician was buried here. It is a pretty big area, so expect a lot to see and explore. The Pompeion and the Dipylon are two attention-grabbing buildings worth seeing.

Don’t forget to visit the Kerameikos museum to learn more about the preserved graves. They also have several artifacts and sculptures from the cemetery conserved here. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Athens itinerary 7 days.

Entrance Ticket Details For Kerameikos Cemetery

  • You can take a combined ticket for all the archeologically important sights and it will prove to be a much cheaper option.
  • Ticket price is given in case you want to see only this attraction. This site comes under the Acropolis area so you need not pay extra if you’ve bought the Acropolis ticket.

How to Reach Kerameikos Cemetery

  • Acropolis Station (metro)

  • Avissinia Café
  • Furin Kazan
  • Melia Athens

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  • Kerameikos Cemetery Address: 148 Ermou St., Athens (Prefecture of Attiki), Greece
  • Kerameikos Cemetery Contact Number: 30-2103463552
  • Kerameikos Cemetery Timing: 08:00 am - 03:30 pm
  • Kerameikos Cemetery Price: 2 EUR
  • Time required to visit Kerameikos Cemetery: 01:00 Hrs
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  • 19.65% of people who visit Athens include Kerameikos Cemetery in their plan

  • 35.14% of people start their Kerameikos Cemetery visit around 12 PM - 1 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr to see Kerameikos Cemetery

Monday, Tuesday and Thursday

80.46% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Kerameikos Cemetery

People normally club together Roman Agora and Odeon Of Herodes Atticus while planning their visit to Kerameikos Cemetery.

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