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Summary

Santuario Rupreste di Demetra. Agrigento.

Class:

  • Temple or sanctuary
  • visible
  • Location ± 0-5 m.
(see also PELAGIOS)

Identifiers:

Nearby

Temple of Demeter, Agrigentum

Demeter Temple.

Akragas

OmnesViae import TPPlace1507

Siege of Akragas in 406 BC.

Part of The Sicilian Wars

Battle of Agrigentumin 262 BC.

First Punic War - 264 to 241 BC.

Images

Surroundings (Panoramio)

Annotation

Santuario Rupreste di Demetra - Rock Sanctuary of Demeteris dates back to the VII century BC. It is the oldest sanctuary in Agrigentum, founded even before the Greek foundation of the the colony of Akragas in Magna Graecia.

See:

  1. Authentic Sicily, Touring Club of Italy, 2005