The Acropolis of Athens in Greece is an ancient citadel located above the city of Athens and contains several ancient buildings of great historic and architectural significance. The most famous building is the Parthenon, dedicated to the goddess Athena, who is considered the patron of Athens. The Acropolis is the most popular site in Greece and provides a rich history of a culture through its significant structures.
A distant view of the Acropolis of Athens.
The Caryatid Porch of the Erechtheion on the Acropolis of Athens.
A section of the Parthenon, a Former Temple dedicated to the goddess Athena.
The ancient ruins of the Parthenon in Athens.
A view of the Parthenon on the Acropolis of Athens.
The Theater of Dionysus Eleuthereus is located at the foot of the Athenian Acropolis and was used for festivals in honor of the god Dionysus.
The Odeon of Herodes AtticusiIs known as the Hereodeon and is located on the southern slopes of the Acropolis of Athens.
A View of the Acropolis of Athens.