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Ancient Greek Mythology, Religion, Art

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The capital of modern Greece, Athens (Greek: Athína, named after the city's patron goddess Athena) is one of the most famous Greek cities and it has long played a vital role in Greek politics, religion, and culture.

Ancient Greek Mythology: Athens, Greece
Athens Map Reconstruction of Ancient Athens
Athens Map Reconstruction of Ancient Athens, Greece
Athens, 1893 Athens Agora
Views of Athens, Greece Athens Agora
Prison of Socrates Prison of Socrates
Prison of Socrates Prison of Socrates
Monument of Philopappus Panathenaic Stadium, 1920s
Monument of Philopappus Panathenaic Olympic Stadium
Gate to the Roman Forum Temple of Zeus Olympios, with Acropolis
Gate to the Roman Forum in Athens, Greece Temple of Zeus Olympios, with Acropolis
Athens Theater of Dionysus, Reconstruction Odeon of Herodes Atticus
Theater of Dionysus Odeon of Herodes Atticus
Acropolis - Restored
Acropolis in Athens, Greece

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