Overlooking the sea from atop the sheer cliffs of Cape Sounion, the Temple of Poseidon was built in 444 BC for the god of the sea.

Facts & Stats on the Temple of Poseidon

Go Historic ID
318147
Names
Temple of Poseidon
Sanctuary of Poseidon at Sounio
Dates
444 BCE

Visitor & Contact Information

Contact
22920 39363

Resources for the Temple of Poseidon

  1. Official Website of the Temple of Poseidon Official website.

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Temple of Poseidon - Soúnio, Greece