Archaeological Museum of Epidaurus
Last Update: Sep 2019
Staute of Asclepius
Preserved architectural parts from the buildings of Asklepieion
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00Nov - 00Mar Mon-Sun, 0800-1700
Archaeological Museum of Epidaurus - Photo Gallery
Archaeological Museum of Epidaurus - Overview
The museum is located in the archaeological site of the sanctuary of Asclepius. It hosts architectural parts from the temple and the buildings of the shrine, as well as inscribed columns and pedestals, altars, bronze medical equipment, sculpted votive offerings and tablets, representations of the Asclepius temple (4th c. BC), and sections of the Tholos. The museum was built by P. Kavadias during the period 1902-1909. More wings were constructed in time to house the sculptures, the pottery and the collection of inscriptions that came progressively came to light during the excavations on the site.
Some of the most important exhibits include:
Side section of the Propylaea of the Asclepius temple
Entablature of the Asclepius and Artemis temple
Bronze medical equipment
Statue of Asclepius
Headless female statue
Archaeological Museum of Epidaurus - Map
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|Museum ||• Archaeological Museum |
|Visiting Information ||• Fixed hours / Admission fee |
|Museum exhibits ||• Tools • Statues / Marble • Inscriptions • Reliefs • Antefix-acroterion • Architectural sculptures |
|Periods of the exhibits ||• Archaic period, 700-480 BC • Classical period, 480-323 BC • Hellenistic period, 323-31 BC • Roman period, 31 BC-AD 324 ||
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