Odeon of Herodes Atticus

En route to Hill of the Muses, a detour to Odeon of Herodes Atticus, an ancient Greek theatre.

Odeon of Herodes Atticu is located in Dionysiou Areopagitou , a natural amphitheatre on the south side of The Acropolis.

Built 161 AD by Herodes Atticus a wealthy Greek aristocrat and Roman senator in memory of his wife.

It is used today for modern day concerts.

Dionysiou Areopagitou is popular pedestrianised street. When reach the end, can ascend the wooded slopes of Hill of the Muses or continue around The Acroplis, or head straight on to the Koile Valley.

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