Agios Eleftherios Church, Athens

#19 of 64 in Historic Sites in Athens
Religious Site · Tourist Spot
The Little Metropolis (Greek: Μικρή Μητρόπολη), formally the Church of St. Eleutherios (Άγιος Ελευθέριος) or Panagia Gorgoepikoos (Παναγία Γοργοεπίκοος, "Panagia Who Grants Requests Quickly"), is a Byzantine-style church located at the Mitropoleos square, next to the Metropolitan Cathedral of Athens (the "Great Metropolis").
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  • The church is quite amazing, with the intriguing hodgepodge of pagan and Christian symbols on the walls, especially on the outside! It was part of the free "Rick Steves Athens City Walk" audio which.....  more »
  • Lovely stone work is a hallmark of this place of worship. Even with uncertainty about its completion era, it uniquely has a preponderance of stone, and not brick that is common in Byzantine...  more »
  • The chanting is amazing.
  • Nice church
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