Temple of Poseidon Greece

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.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
248396
Names
Sanctuary of Poseidon at Sounio
Temple of Poseidon
Coordinates
37.6501642° N, 24.0223950° E

Location Map

Map showing the location of Temple of Poseidon, Soúnio, Greece. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.

Aerial View

Aerial view of Temple of Poseidon, Soúnio, Greece. (Note: The address shown in the upper-left panel is sometimes inaccurate.) Click here to view larger.