Ancient Epidaurus is among the most famous archaeological sites in Greece. This ancient site was actually developed around the sanctuary of Asclepius, the healing god. There are still remains from the ancient sanctuary, next of which is the famous Ancient Theatre of Epidaurus with the impressive architecture and the fantastic acoustics. This ancient theatre works even today and hosts ancient Greek dramas in summer. A very interesting site in Epidaurus is also the small Archaeological Museum on the spot, with statues and other findings from the excavations.
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This is the most popular ancient theatre in Greece. With amazing harmony and acoustics, this theatre was built in phases from the 4th till the 2nd century BC. In summer, many theatrical performances take place there.
The ancient stadium of Epidaurus was constructed in the late Classical times and it was used during the quadrennial festival to honor god Asklepius. It is located next to the sanctuary of this healing god.
The Little Theatre of Ancient Epidaurus is located amidst many fruit trees close to the village of Palia Epidaurus. It was built in different stages from the 4th century BC till the Hellenistic times. Some theatre and musical performances take place there in summer.