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Summary

Syracusae, Altar of Hieron II

Class:

  • Relief, votiv stone or altar
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Archaeological Park of Syracuse

Archaeological Park of Syracuse

Syracusae

Syracuse

Amphitheatre Syracusae

Amphitheatre Syracusae

Tomb of Archimedes, Siracusa

The supposed Tomb of Archimedes

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

The Altar of Hieron - Ara di Ierone known also as The Great Altar of Syracuse was erected by King Hiero II lf Syracuse (c. 308 BC – 215 BC).


Sources:

    Syracuse, Altar of Hieron II