Attractions, Sights & Things to Do in Epidaurus
Archaeological Museum of the Asklepeion at Epidaurus
Located inside the archaeological site it's open since 1909 being one of the oldest Greek museums.
Temple of Artemis at Epidaurus
Small temple dedicated to the goddess of the hunt & wilderness, while It's located centrally in the sanctuary dating from the 4th century BC.
Amphitheater (Ancient Theatre) of Epidaurus
Built in the 4th BC, the most famous ancient Greek theater combines elegance and excellent acoustics.
Temple of Asklepios at Epidaurus
The central structure of the sanctuary was dedicated to the god of medicine. It was erected between 380-370 BC & it was in use until the 4th AD.
Tholos of the Asklepeion at Epidaurus
Dating from the 4th BC it's dome that is reputed as the most perfect circular structure of the antiquity.
Abaton of the Asklepieion at Epidaurus
Complex gallery of the mysterious cult & a healing place for patients visited by god in their sleep.
Questions & Answers about Epidaurus
Why Visit Epidaurus?
- World-famous for its acoustics, its theater hosts top ancient drama plays.
- Famous medical center of antiquity considered the birthplace of medical science.
- In 1988, it was declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.