Fodor's Expert Review Hadrian's Arch

Makriyianni Memorial/Monument/Tomb

One of the most important Roman monuments surviving in Athens, Hadrian's Arch has become, for many, one of the city's most iconic landmarks. This marble gateway, built in AD 131 with Corinthian details, was intended both to honor the Hellenophile emperor Hadrian and to separate the ancient and imperial sections of Athens.

Memorial/Monument/Tomb Ruins

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Vasilissis Amalias at Dionyssiou Areopagitou
Athens, Attica  10557, Greece

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