Theatre of Dionysus - PHOTOGRAPHER COMMENT
This panorama was taken within the Theatre of Dionysus in Athens. It was taken late in the afternoon in June 2015 having spent time walking around the Acropolis at the top of the hill.
Theatre of Dionysus - FURTHER INFORMATION
Theatre of Dionysus - Athens visitor guide showing a virtual tour of 'Theatre of Dionysus' linked to an interactive map with local and travel information. 360° panoramas from Attica.
The Theatre of Dionysys is properly called the 'Theatre of Dionysus Eleuthereus'. It lies on the southern edge of the Acropolis site in Athens. The theatre was dedicated to the Greco-Roman god Dionysus, the god almost all things related to party, including winemaking and wine, ritual madness, fertility, theatre and religious ecstasy. The site has been used since the 6th century BC. At it's prime, the theatre could seat 17,000 people. What remains today dates from Roman times.
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TRAVEL DIRECTIONS AND GETTING THERE
Road: Footpaths lead to the Acropolis from the end of Rovertu Galli.
Bus: �'ΦΕΤΗΡΙ�' (220)
Walk: Apostolu Pavu path from the west or Dionysiou Areopagitu from the east.