The museum of the ancient agora (stoa of attalos) is housed in the stoa of attalos, a reconstructed building of around 150 bc (it was fully reconstructed between 1952 and 1956) it was built by and named after king attalos ii of pergamon who ruled. Agora monument: stoa of attalos references: plans and drawings (239) images (1,402) objects (14) lining the east side of the agora square is the stoa of attalos the reconstruction demonstrates the effectiveness of the stoa as the ideal architectural form for a public building in greece. Stoa of attalos: restored building, - see 340 traveler reviews, 402 candid photos, and great deals for athens, greece, at tripadvisor. The architecture of ancient greece is the architecture produced by the greek-speaking people ancient greek architecture is best known from its temples the completely restored stoa of attalos can be seen in athens.
Panoramic view of the agora of athens the importance of the area compelled the greek government to define 121,000 square meters as a excavations include an area 121,000 sq meters and 400 contemporary buildings removed 1953-6 ce: stoa of attalos reconstruction explore more: agora. The stoa of attalos (also spelled attalus) was a stoa (covered walkway or portico) in the agora of athens, greece it was built by and named after king attalos ii of pergamon ancient greek buildings and structures in athens. The stoa of attalos, located on the eastern side of the ancient athenian agora, is a long, rectangular, two-story building of limestone and marble (stoa: ancient greek, 330 bc - 30 bc) the stoa of attalos. Stoa of attalos: grand building - see 340 traveller reviews, 403 candid photos, and great deals for athens, greece, at tripadvisor. The current building was reconstructed in 1952-1956 by american architects along with the greek architect ioannis travlos and there were stairways leading up to the second story at each end of the stoa the building is similar in its basic design the stoa of attalos houses the museum.
Stoa: stoa,, in greek architecture, a freestanding colonnade or covered walkway also, a long open building, its roof supported by one or more rows of columns parallel to the rear wall the stoa of attalus at athens is a prime example stoae surrounded marketplaces and sanctuaries and formed. Year: 150bce location: athens, greece architect: king attalos ii purpose: stoa description the stoa of attalos was originally built by king attalos ii of pergamon (159-138 bc), as a gift to the athenians in appreciation of the time he spent in athens studying under the philosopher. Stoa of attalos: beautiful architecture - see 342 traveler reviews, 409 candid photos, and great deals for athens, greece, at tripadvisor.
Be transported back in time to ancient greece on this private get up close to important public buildings such as the metroon visit the church of the holy apostles and the stoa of attalos. In modern greek the term means marketplace and the impressive stoa of attalos--a building of the hellenistic period that was rebuilt from the ground up based on its ancient appearance panoramic view of the agora of athens the hephaisteion (c 450 bce. The 2-star priamos hotel is set just 18 km from pireos street, dora stratou greek dances theatre and stoa of attalos hotels athens close priamos, greece fokianou str 26, athens, greece.
The stoa of attalos museum in athens greece: the stoa of attalos is an impressive building in the archaeological site of the ancient agora in athens. The stoa of attalos in the agora the stoa originally protected forty-two shops from the sun and the rain other this image is of a beautifully graceful ionic capital from a greek building almost 2,500 years old. Find the perfect stoa of attalos stock photos and editorial news pictures from getty images download premium images you can't get anywhere else boards stoa attalus reconstructed old building in athens, greece rf view of the stoa of attalos, athens. Introduction to ancient greek art introduction to greek architecture greek architectural orders olympic games an overview of basic building typologies demonstrates the range and diversity of 20th century reconstruction of the stoa of attalos in the athenian agora (original c 159. Ancient agora of athens - overview the agora was the heart of ancient the agora reached its final rectangular form in the 2nd century bc extensive building activity occured after the serious damage made by the persians in (stoa of attalos), thissio, greece subsidiaries / affiliates.