• Hadrian's Arch
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Hadrian's Arch

Type: Attractions, Historic Sites



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Sightseeing, Historic Sites: Hadrians Arch, on the western side of the temple of Zeus, was built in 131 A.D. by the Athenians as a triumphal arch in honor of the great Roman Emperor Hadrian, benefactor of the city. The famous...  Read More
Plaka's Best Historic Attractions: Hadrians Arch, on the western side of the temple of Zeus, was built in 131 A.D. by the Athenians as a triumphal arch in honor of the great Roman Emperor Hadrian, benefactor of the city. The famous...  Read More


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  • Best for Sightseeing Because: Situated on the side of a busy thoroughfare, Hadrian's arch is an imposing monument
  • Best for Historic Sites Because: Situated on a busy avenue, the Arch dominates the area
  • Best for Plaka's Best Historic Attractions Because: Considered a landmark, Hadrians Arch has stood for centuries observing the changing times

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