Our top 10 beautiful buildings in Athens

Go ahead and fall in love with these 10 amazing buildings in Athens.

 

1. Parthenon – The magnificent temple on the Acropolis

 

2. Zappio Megaro – a building in the National Gardens of Athens that is used for meetings and ceremonies

Athens building _Zappeion

Photo by Wikipedia

 

3. The Greek Parliament 

 

4. Panathenaic Stadium – Site of the first modern Olympic games in 1896

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Photo Credit: G · RTM via Compfight cc

 

5. Temple of Olympian Zeus 

Photo by Travel.USnews

Photo by Travel.USnews

 

6. Kapnikarea Church of Holy Mary – one of the oldest Greek Orthodox churches in Athens

buildings in athens

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7. Stoa of Attalus – a stoa in the Ancient Agora

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8. Theater of Irodou Attikou 

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Photo By gtp

9. National Theatre – open in 1880

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10. Hotel Grande Bretagne – one of the most luxurious hotels in Southern Europe

2 thoughts on “Our top 10 beautiful buildings in Athens

    • GreeceByAGreek says:

      We are planning to rename this post to Our top 50 beautiful building in Athens. Surely they can’t be just 10 🙂

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