Valley of the Temples, Agrigento

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Just south of the modern city of Agrigento in southwest Sicily is the Valley of the Temples, an archaeological site with no less than eight ancient Greek temples. Dating from the 6th and 5th centuries BCE, the temples are nestled among olive trees on a ridge near the sea.

Go Historic ID
319700
Short URL
gohist.co/319700
Names
Valley of the Temples
Address

Agrigento, Italy
Location
Agrigento, Italy
Coordinates
37.296409° N, 13.593822° E
Phone
0922-26191
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015