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The ancient burial place Kerameikos, Athens, Greece

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Distance from city center: 0.8mi
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added on the 5th of November, 2009
If you are at Athens, visit the Kerameikos, the ancient burial place of Athens. It is situated north east of the Acropolis. Some findings are also to see in the Kerameikos museum, the bigger part is shown at the national Museum.

Ermou 148, Athens, Griechenland
Tel.: +30 1 346-3552

Opening Hours:
Tuesday – sunday: 7.30 - 19.00 o'clock
winter: 8.30 - 15.00 o'clock

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