Shrine Of The Muses

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  • Address: Athens, Greece
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: View Point, Historical Site, Family And Kids

Located on the Philopappos Hill, the shrine of the muses is dedicated to the nine muses. According to the Greek mythology, the muses are the 9 daughters of Zeus and are the presiding deities of arts and sciences. There is also another legend associated with this hill. It is considered that Musaeus, a poet and disciple of Orpheus, was buried here. Apart from its legendary importance, this hill also offers spectacular views of the Acropolis. Today this shrine might be in ruins but in the ancient times, it was considered as a sacred land and even today you shall see a lot of artists paying homage here.

How to Reach Shrine Of The Muses

  • The walk up Philopappos is a bit of a trek up the small rocky path. The nearest metro station is Akropoli station.

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  • Shrine Of The Muses Address: Athens, Greece
  • Shrine Of The Muses Timing: 24-hrs
  • Time required to visit Shrine Of The Muses: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 3.71% of people who visit Athens include Shrine Of The Muses in their plan

  • 36.36% of people start their Shrine Of The Muses visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Shrine Of The Muses

Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday

70% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Shrine Of The Muses

People normally club together Arch Of Hadrian and Taf while planning their visit to Shrine Of The Muses.

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