Sound and light, Athens Acropolis

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Statementorganized by the National Tourist Organization of Greece ... ; script: Jean Baelen ; direction: Pierre Arnaud.
ContributionsBaelen, Jean., Arnaud, Pierre., National Tourist Organization of Greece.
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The Light and Sound Show If you would have been in Athens between April and October, and most visitors usually were, then you were fortunate enough to have the chance to catch one of the summer light and sound shows on the Acropolis.

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ATHENS, Feb. 20 -- In accordance with a contract just signed between the Greek National Tourist Organization and the French concern Son et Lumiere, the Acropolis here is to be the scene of "light. Viewpoint of the Acropolis and Athens. Located at the far eastern end of the Acropolis is a slightly elevated viewpoint.

Just look for the Greek flag. From here, not only do you get a wonderful view across the Acropolis and the Parthenon, but you also get one of the best views over Athens.

Looking east from the Acropolis. Acropolis as it stands imposingly above Athens today. (Lambros Kazan / Adobe Stock) Ageless Mistreatment. Whether being burnt to the ground by the likes of the Persians Sound and light the 5th century Athens Acropolis book, blown up by cannonball when audaciously being used as a gun-powder store during the Morean War inor even when being thrice besieged during the Greek War of Independence from -it.

The Acropolis at midday. The second time I visited The Acropolis for a travel bloggers’ conference. I chased a shaft of light in the cloud above the stone column artistry, felt the spirit of Athena on the wind, and absorbed the helter skelter view of a whitewashed city at midday.

Actually that’s a lie. At night, get. a different perspective on the Acropolis by attending the sound and light performance on the Pnyx (about $, half price for students.) Bring a jacket. The Acropolis, one of the greatest heritage sites of the world, stands high above features the magnificent Parthenon, the Propylea, The Temple of Athina Nike and the Erechtheion, all built in the 5th century BC.

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Say what you like (or don't like!) about Athens, no one's trip to Greece can be complete without a visit to its supreme symbol, the outcropping of rock called the Acropolis, crowned with Athena's sacred temple, the Parthenon.

The Acropolis of Athens, seen from the Hill of the Muses Faces peer out from behind shutters as you pass, and boys play in the streets with hoops and yo-yos. A small group of boys with dirty faces are huddled in the corner, just off the main street. The new Museum of Acropolis, the entrance to Acropolis & Parthenon, the amazing neighborhood of Plaka are all a few steps away from our doorstep.

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Acropolis of Athens, Attiki (Greece) Cultural and natural heritage, museums, communities, ethics. Wisdom arises with light. Western pediment: (sound of waves in the video at 1 min 21 s). The Athenians have decided that goddess Athena will be the patron goddess of the city, the city takes the name of the goddess, her symbol is the olive.

Europe - Sound and Light Shows in Rome and Athens - are they still being staged. - When I was last in Europe (some 30 years ago), I was fortunate enough to attend a night-timesound and light. The Acropolis of Athens. Dominating the acropolis is the Parthenon, built between and BCE in the Age of Pericles, and dedicated to the city’s patron deity Athena.

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The marble that composes the Acropolis’s classical structures, including the Parthenon, is not local. It was quarried at Mount Pentelicus, located 10 miles to the northeast of Athens. As one of the world’s most recognizable historical structures, this iconic building is a must-see.

It's been a temple, a treasury, a fortress, and a mosque during its 2,year history. At night, the Acropolis sound and light show adds a whole new dimension.

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A dog walks on a puddle at Lycabettus hill as at the background is seen the city of Athens with the ancient Acropolis hill after a rainstorm, on Wednesday, Ap   The Acropolis was one of the deciding factors for our choice of hotel — there’s an incredible view from the roof-top bar.

None of this was in the forefront of our minds, however, when we looked up shortly into our stroll through the ancient streets of Athens, and caught a glimpse of the Acropolis for the first time.

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Visit the Theatre of Dionysus and see Dionysus Sanctuary. Then, stroll to the acropolis' summit, stopping at monuments such as Propylaea gateway, the Temple of Athena Nike and the acropolis' crowning.

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File photo. Four people were injured on Wednesday afternoon on the Acropolis, as a lightning strike hit the ancient hill.

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