Asclepieion

New Building Found at Epidaurus' Asclepieion in Sensational Archaeological Discovery

  The Asclepieion of Epidaurus on the Peloponnesian Peninsula is one of the most important ancient sites in the entire world. Today, it owes a great deal of its fame to the theater, a wonder of acoustics which is still in...

Asclepius Sanctuary on Acropolis Slope to be Restored

The Asclepieion also known as the Asclepius sanctuary, which sits at the southern slope of Acropolis was unknown until a few years ago. It wasn't until 1993, when research led architect Rosalia Christodoulopoulou to discover piles of architectural parts and building debris. "Breaking down these...