Temple of Poseidon Soúnio, Greece

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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
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Coordinates
37.649930° N, 24.024818° E
Phone Number
22920 39363

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Article Title
Temple of Poseidon (Soúnio, Greece)
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Holly Hayes
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March 29, 2015