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Just magnificent. I have not been to Greece, but this temple, and the other two at Paestum, is... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
DrDavidC
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Newcastle, Washington
Amzing Place to see!

This is an awesome place to visit! this was especially Great for my super nerd teenage son. across... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brianb2001
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Springfield, Missouri
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Just magnificent. I have not been to Greece, but this temple, and the other two at Paestum, is wonderful. GO!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DrDavidC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is an awesome place to visit! this was especially Great for my super nerd teenage son. across the street lots of great Italian made souvenirs.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Brianb2001
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At the entrance on the right side stands the beautiful and smallest of three temples. Traditionally attributed to Cereres, it is now thought to be dedicated to Athena instead. Though the smallest it is still amazing, with frieze and columns in the Doric style

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank thomasozbun
Reviewed 27 November 2018 via mobile

You can see it from the car as soon as you turn toward the archaeological area. Unexpectedly big. Rather well preserved. Solid an pretty. Having seen all the Temple of Magna Grecia, this is really pretty. G&B Novelli, Geneva Switzerland

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank novellizaza
Reviewed 21 November 2018

The temple is one of three in Paestum. The whole village site is amazing (although only the foundation walls remain. The temple is well preserved. Sunset at the site is magical.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Ade B
Reviewed 14 October 2018

Fascinating ancient Greek history in southern Italy. Fortunately for us, the Ancient Romans did not destroy the Temples because the ancient Romans were scared of Gods and worshiped the same Gods as the ancient Greeks. Earthquakes during the last 2000 years haven't destroyed them either...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 1 October 2018

We were told about this place by a friend, drove from Amalfi which was not a bad drive , took about 2 hours or more , parked across road there was a guy there giving tickets at 3 euro. I had read about robbery of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank welshlassSydney
Reviewed 21 August 2018

The Temple of Athena is also called Temple of Ceres. It was built about 500 BC and is another Greek temple found at Paestum. It's an another example of an amazing Greek architecture.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank JanaZC
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

This place has amazed me more than the Pathenon of Athens. This place is a must see and is breath taking.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank MFD_1980
Reviewed 6 July 2018

This archaeological site of Paestum is really amazing. Quiet environment, not too many tourists, only a few schools. I went there by train from Naples, 1h15 direct regional train. The station is quite near the site. These 3 temples arte beautifully preserved. The museum too...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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