Choragic Monument of Lysicrates

Local nameΜνημείο Λυσικράτους
LocationAthens, Greece

This marble monument consists of Corinthian columns arranged in a circle. It was built by Lysicrates, a wealthy man who funded musical performances in Athens.

Still well-preserved, the famous statue has numerous copies around the world - for example the Dugald Stewart Monument and Burns' Monument on Calton Hill in Edinburgh, UK.

Tags MonumentAncient GreeceRuinsMemorial
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More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Choragic_Monument_of_Lysicrates

Official Website http://odysseus.culture.gr/h/2/eh251.jsp?obj_id=891

Address Epimenidou 1, Athens 10558, Greece

Coordinates 37°58'15.888" N 23°43'47.775" E

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