Weather :

Timings : Summers 08:00 - 20:00. Winters 08:00 - 18:00

Entry Fee : EUR 12

Erechtheion, Athens Overview

The Erechtheion or Erechtheum is an ancient Greek temple on the north side of the Acropolis which was dedicated to both Athena and Poseidon.

The temple was built between 421 and 406 BCE. It's distinctive building which has large columns are statues depicting women. Four of the original 6 statues are now on display in the Acropolis Museum. Some believe that it may have been built in honour of king Erechtheus, who is buried nearby. The entire temple is built on a slope.

Photos of Erechtheion

Read More on Erechtheion

Best Time To Visit Erechtheion

All year

Athens Packages

Compare quotes from upto 3 travel agents for free

Top Hotels In Athens

Athens Reviews

Your rating

Ask a Question

Ask a question from the travellers who have experience.

View 2 Packages