Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens

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The Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens was constructed with materials from over 70 abandoned or ruined churches. The interior includes notable frescoes and icons plus a 24 meter high dome.
It is known as the official church of Athens and serves as the headquarters of the Archbishop of Greece.
Right next to the big church is a smaller cathedral dedicated to Agios Eleftherios. This 12th-century church is decorated with 90 relief scenes.



Approx. Duration

Less than an hour

Accessibility Level

Accessibility Level – High

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Price Level

Min. Price



Metropolitan Church of Athens Evangelismos Theotokou, Mitropoleos, Athens, Greece

Spoken Languages

Greek (formal), English

Recommended Age

Teens, Adults, Seniors

Pricing Details



230V, 50Hz


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