Ancient Amphipolis, Philippi

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History Museum
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  • Incredible ruins- especially the lion. However, the museum attendant would not allow us in the museum despite the fact it was signed as being open- it was just 13.30. But maybe this is just out of pea...  more »
  • Location terrific-quiet, wilderness, vistas, good preserved ruins (primarily foundations, there are mosaics, Hall). The road is good-travel by car is easy. Attractions Amfipolisa are three fairly far apart placed dots: sculpture of a lion, the Museum and the city itself. Takes 3 hours at all. Nothing fancy don't wait-place captivates its rather nezataskannost'ju than content. And finally-do not agree with the previous comment, the guide is not needed. In vysokijsezon (from May to September) on the territory of the archaeological reserve is constantly on duty warden (placed students at universities or summer archeological), which on a beautiful English tells you absolutely everything you want to know about this place. Though completely free of charge. Visit the reserve free too.
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  • It was past mid-September and unfortunately we did not have a lot of time and so decided to get a bird's eye view of these ruins which we had not expected to be so spread out. We first ended up in the...  more »