Dating from the 6th century BCE, this is the oldest Doric temple in western Europe. Subsequently used as a church and a mosque, it now lies in ruins on the island of Ortygia.

Facts & Stats on the Temple of Apollo

Go Historic ID
318401
Names
Temple of Apollo
Tempio di Apollo
Location
Dates
6th C BCE

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Piazza Pancali
Siracusa, Italy

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Temple of Apollo - Siracusa, Italy