Archaeological Site in Delos

Ancient Delos

The Cyclades fulfil their collective name (kyklos – circle) by encircling the sacred island of Delos. The mythical birthplace of twins Apollo and Artemis, splendid Ancient Delos was a shrine-turned–sacred treasury a…
Ruins in Delos

South Stoa

Stadium in Delos


Temple in Delos

Temple of the Delians

Shrine in Delos


The Sanctuary of Apollo houses the Artemision, a sanctuary of Artemis.
Temple in Delos

Temple of the Athenians

Monument in Delos

Terrace of the Lions

North of the Sanctuary of Apollo is the much-photographed Terrace of the Lions. These proud marble beasts (originally thought to number 16) were offerings from the people of Naxos, presented to Delos in the 7th cent…
Theatre in Delos


Ruins in Delos


Ruins in Delos

Agora of the Delians