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Temple of Hephaestus

24 Adrianou St. | Ancient Agora of Athens, Athens 105 55, Greece
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This ancient Greek temple, located on the Acropolis and dedicated to Hephaistos, god of the forge, is one of the few temples to be almost entirely preserved.
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24 Adrianou St. | Ancient Agora of Athens, Athens 105 55, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This temple is at the very end of the agora, separate ticket from the acropolis. Next to the train line. The park is quite big. It wad such a hot day.

Thank Tweetcoz
Reviewed yesterday

we visited this monument of ancient greek hstory and found it very informative about rich greek past. liked the location, recommend to visit either morning or late evening as afternoon could be very hot ,

Thank nkg1949
Reviewed 2 days ago

We strolled through Ancient Agora and really enjoyed seeing all the areas with the plaques telling what everything was. The Temple of Hephaestus was just lovely! Hint... go here and get your multi-ticket which gets you into the Acropolis and a few other places! (Tombs...More

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Do you want to go to one of the best preserved temples in Greece? And no crowds? Its a 15 minute walk from the Acropolis through the Agora. You can buy tickets for 8 euro for adults. Kids are free. You can buy a super...More

Thank Nick K
Reviewed 2 days ago

Half the time I spent at Ancient Agora was spent at the Temple of Hephaestus. This Greek temple is in great shape and well worth the time and money to see. There is also a great photo opportunity of the Acropolis from on top of...More

Thank digitalroc
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Temple of Hephaestus is really well conserved and totally a place where you would love to go! Just head to the old agora and enjoy the surrounding!

Thank Maurizio P
Reviewed 3 days ago

We were questioning rather or not to walk through the Agora, don't question. Just go. The Hephaestus is the best preserved temple in Greece. It is a must see. I still find it hard to wrap my brain around the ancient Greek architecture. Fascinating!!!!

Thank daqattaq
Reviewed 4 days ago

There are so many attractions in the city but don't miss the Agora .The temple of Hephaestus is part of this large site The small museum is a Gem and should not be skipped

Thank Dany H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Like all the other sites, this one has its own interesting history. If you can, take a walking tour of Athens, you'll get a lot more out of these sites

Thank Scott K
Reviewed 5 days ago

Inside the Ancient Agora. Got here really early or late afternoon. It gets really warm. wear comfortable shoes. A must when in Athens

Thank Lety1
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I bought a ticket from the acropolis ticket office that costs 20€ , my question is can i use it to visit Temple of Hephaestus??
31 July 2016|
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Response from Cailey W | Reviewed this property |
Is your ticket the all-inclusive ticket? This ticket includes several local sites. If so, then yes it is, you can visit the Temple whilst at the Ancient Agora. However I believe this ticket costs 30 euros, not sure if this... More
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