Temple of Artemis Orthia, Sparta

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#6 of 9 in Historic Sites in Sparta Municipality
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  • Eurotas outside the city is the Spartan sanctuary of Artemis Orthia. The sanctuary was probably established in the 9th century BC, and by about 700 BC a temple had been built within a paved enclosed a...  more »
  • We tried to visit the site last year but were put off by previous reviews but decided to try again this year which we did we managed to drive down to the site I can confirm this is closed with no info...  more »
  • The site is located near the highway, is accessible on foot, has been cleaned and have removed the sexual predator. Is fenced but comfortable is visible the items it contains. It stands beside the river Evrotas. Has no entry. However knowledge of "brutal" history of space on the flogging of children, awe-inspiring when you see the existence of concrete in front of you.
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  • A relatively neglected archaeolohical site. Worth visiting, but make you leave your valuables behind. There was an attempted theft of a backpack that was thwarted thanks to the speed and endurance of one member of our group.
  • Don't miss this place. It was one of the most important buildings of ancient Sparta.

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