Knossos Greece

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One of the great archaeological sites of the world, the Palace of Knossos was built between 2000 and 1250 BCE. It was a political and religious center of the ancient Minoan culture.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
318696
Names
Styles
Street Address
Knossos Rd., 5km (3 miles) south of Heraklion, Crete, Greece
Location
Coordinates
35.297900° N, 25.163300° E
Phone
2810/231-940

References & Resources

  1. The Palace of Minos at Knossos
  2. Knossos: A Complete Guide to the Palace of Minos

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Knossos (Greece)
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April 11, 2015