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[Monument]  Aiakeion

Religious Unknown Limestone Poor, foundations only. Immediately to the east are the poor remains of a large square enclosure, open to the sky and measuring about 30 meters on a side. Built in the early ... Late 6th B.C.

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[Monument]  Altar and Sanctuary of Aphrodite Ourania

Religious, Altar Unknown Island Marble, Limestone Interior Fair, half of superstructure minus cap stones ... Late 6th B.C.

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[Monument]  Altar of Ares

Altar, Religious Unknown Unknown Poor, cutting only ... 5th B.C. 1st A.D.

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[Monument]  Altar of Zeus Agoraios

Altar, Religious Unknown Pentelic Marble Fair, several blocks preserved ... 4th B.C.

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[Monument]  Altar of the Twelve Gods

Religious Peisistratos the Younger Limestone Fair, foundations and sill and paving preserved ... 550-500 B.C.

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[Monument]  Approach to the Agora from the Dipylon Gate

Entrance Unknown Limestone, Marble Fair, foundations and stylobate ... Roman

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[Monument]  Aqueduct

Hydraulic Unknown Concrete Rubble, Brick Fair, traces of piers ... 2nd A.D.

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[Monument]  Arsenal

Arsenal, Military, Storage Athenian Demos Limestone Poor, foundations only ... 3rd B.C.

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[Monument]  Basilica

Civic Unknown Limestone, Concrete, Marble Poor, foundations and part of floor ... 2nd A.D.

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[Monument]  Bath at Northwest Foot of the Areopagus

Hydraulic Unknown Limestone, Marble, Concrete Rubble Fair, foundations and lower parts of walls, paved floors ... 2nd B.C. to 6th A.D.

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[Monument]  Belvedere (Plan of the Agora)

Informational ASCSA Concrete Excellent ... Modern

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[Monument]  Bema

Speaker's Platform Unknown Conglomerate Poor, foundations only ... 150-100 B.C.

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[Monument]  Boundary Stones of the Agora

Boundary Marker Unknown Parian Marble Excellent, displayed in Agora Museum. Inscribed marble posts were used to mark the entrances to the Agora wherever a street led into the open square. Two have been ... ca. 500 B.C.

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[Monument]  Cemetery of the Geometric Period

Funerary Unknown Stone Reburied, originally undisturbed ... 8th to 6th B.C.

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[Monument]  Church of Saint Dionysios

Religious Unknown Concrete Rubble Fair, foundations and some walls ... 6th to 7th A.D. 16th A.D.

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[Monument]  Church of the Holy Apostles

Religious Unknown Limestone, Brick and Mortar Fully restored. Several churches were removed following the excavation of the modern neighborhoods overlying the Agora. The Church of the Holy Apostles, because ... 11th A.D.

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[Monument]  Civic Offices

Civic Unknown Limestone, Conglomerate Poor, foundations only ... 2nd A.D.

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[Monument]  Crossroads Enclosure

Religious Unknown Limestone Good, most orthostates in situ ... Late 5th B.C.

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[Monument]  Crossroads Shrine

Religious Unknown Unknown Poor ... Roman

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[Monument]  East Building

Commercial Unknown Limestone Fair, foundations and lower parts of walls, marble chipped floor. Running southward from the east end of the Middle Stoa is the East Building. Its eastern half takes the form ... Mid 2nd B.C.

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[Monument]  Eleusinion

Religious Unknown Limestone, Marble Poor, foundations only ... 6th B.C.

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[Monument]  Eponymous Heroes

Civic, Notice Board, Statue Base Unknown Limestone, Marble Poor, sill of fence preserved and five blocks from superstructure, two marble crowning blocks not in situ. Across the street from the Metroon ... 350-300 B.C.

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[Monument]  Great Drain and Its Branches

Hydraulic Unknown Limestone (Polygonal Masonry) Good, long stretches preserved ... ca. 500 B.C.

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[Monument]  House of Simon the Cobbler

Domestic, Workshop Unknown Stone Poor, minimal superstructure. Inscribed marble posts were used to mark the entrances to the Agora wherever a street led into the open square. Two have been found in situ, ... 5th B.C.

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[Monument]  Late Roman Building

Unknown Unknown Concrete, Rubble Fair, lower parts of walls ... 5th A.D.

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[Monument]  Late Roman Complex

Administrative Unknown Concrete Rubble, Limestone, Marble Good, foundations and walls up to one meter high ... 5th A.D.

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[Monument]  Late Roman House

Domestic Unknown Concrete Rubble, Marble Excellent, walls up to two meters high ... 4th to 6th A.D.

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[Monument]  Late Roman Round Building

Unknown Unknown Concrete Poor, foundations only ... 5th A.D.

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[Monument]  Library of Pantainos

Library Pantainos Concrete, Marble Fair, lower parts of walls preserved. Lying partially under and behind the Late Roman wall are the remains of a building identified by its inscribed marble lintel block ... 100 A.D.

[Monument]  Lower Sanctuary

Religious Unknown Conglomerate Poor ... Hellenistic

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[Monument]  Metroon

Archive, Temple Unknown Limestone, Marble, Conglomerate Fair, foundations and minimal superstructure. The Metroon served two functions; it was both a sanctuary of the Mother of the Gods and the archive ... 2nd B.C.

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[Monument]  Middle Stoa

Commercial Unknown Conglomerate, Limestone Fair, foundations and east stylobate with column drums. The appearance of the south side of the Agora was radically changed during the 2nd century B.C. with ... Mid 2nd B.C.

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[Monument]  Mint

Commercial, Civic Unknown Limestone Poor, partial foundations only. Just east of the fountain house lie the miserable remains of a large square building with several rooms; the northern half lies under ... Late 5th B.C.

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[Monument]  Monopteros

Unknown Unknown Imported Green and Pentelic Marble Fair, traces of foundations and fragments of superstructure ... 2nd A.D.

[Monument]  Monument Bases East of the Odeion

Statue Bases Unknown Marble Fair, statues missing ... Hellenistic 2nd to 3rd A.D.

[Monument]  Monument Bases Near the Metroon

Statue Bases Unknown Stone Fair, statues missing ... Hellenistic

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[Monument]  Monument of Quintus Trebellius Rufus

Statue Base Unknown Pentelic Marble Good, Reconstructed from fragments ... 1st A.D.

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[Monument]  New Bouleuterion

Civic, Assembly Unknown Limestone Poor, foundations only. Just uphill from the Tholos was the Bouleuterion, meeting place of the boule, or senate. Five hundred Athenian citizens were chosen by lot to ... 450-400 B.C.

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[Monument]  Northeast Complex

Domestic Unknown Miscellaneous Poor, foundations only ... Roman

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[Monument]  Northeast Stoa

Unknown Unknown Miscellaneous Reused Material Poor, foundations only ... 1st A.D.

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[Monument]  Northwest Corner and the Hermes

Religious Unknown Marble Fair, numerous fragments and some bases. The area of the northwest corner is where the Panathenaic Way, leading from the main gate of Athens, the Dipylon, entered the Agora square ... Classical Hellenistic

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[Monument]  Nymphaion

Hydraulic Unknown Concrete Rubble, Marble Poor, foundations only ... 2nd A.D.

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[Monument]  Odeion

Assembly, Entertainment Agrippa Marble, Limestone Fair, foundations and parts of superstructure. Late in the 1st century B.C. the Athenians were given money for a new marketplace by Caesar and Augustus, ... Late 1st B.C.

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[Monument]  Omega House

Domestic Unknown Concrete Rubble, Marble Excellent, walls up to two meters high ... 4th to 6th A.D.

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[Monument]  Panathenaic Way

Transportation Unknown Packed Gravel Good Numerous roads led in and out of the Agora square. By far the most important, however, was the broad street known as the Dromos or Panathenaic Way, the principal ... 6th B.C. to 12th A.D.

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[Monument]  Post-Herulian Fortification Wall

Fortification Unknown Reused Limestone and Marble Material, Rubble Core Good, up to three meters high. East of the East Building and Mint we arrive once again at the Panathenaic Way, which in this area ... ca. 282 A.D.

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[Monument]  Propylon to the New Bouleuterion

Entrance Unknown Stone Poor, foundations only ... 350-300 B.C.

[Monument]  Public Offices

Domestic, Commercial Unknown Rubble Walls Poor, mostly foundations ... 4th B.C.

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[Monument]  Royal Stoa

Civic Unknown Limestone Fair, foundations and lower part of superstructure. On the west side, lying just south of the Panathenaic Way, are the remains of the Royal Stoa (Stoa Basileios), one of the earliest ... Late 6th. B.C. to 5th B.C.

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[Monument]  Sanctuary of the People and Graces

Temple, Sanctuary, Altar Unknown Marble Sanctuary poor condition, destroyed. Altar good condition, preserved in National Museum ... Hellenistic

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[Monument]  South Stoa I

Commercial, Civic Unknown Reused Material, Mudbrick Fair, foundations and walls up to a meter high. Measuring some 80 meters long, South Stoa I takes up much of the south side; its eastern end is the ... 450-400 B.C.

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[Monument]  South Stoa II

Possibly Commercial Unknown Conglomerate, Limestone Fair, foundations and parts of stylobate and back wall. South Stoa II ran westward from the south end of the East Building, parallel to the Middle Stoa ... Mid 2nd B.C.

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[Monument]  Southeast Fountain House

Hydraulic Unknown Limestone Poor, foundations only. The slight traces just south of the Church of the Holy Apostles have been identified as the remains of an early fountain house (Figs. 33, 34). The identification ... Late 6th B.C.

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[Monument]  Southeast Stoa

Commercial Unknown Poros Limestone, Marble Fair, foundations and stylobate ... 2nd A.D.

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[Monument]  Southeast Temple

Temple, Religious Unknown Marble Fair, foundations and fragments of superstructure ... Late 1st A.D.

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[Monument]  Southwest Area: Industry and Houses

Domestic, Industrial Unknown Limestone, Marble, Concrete Rubble Mixed, foundations and some walls ... Greek Hellenistic Roman

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[Monument]  Southwest Fountain House

Hydraulic Unknown Limestone Very poor, foundations only. Closer to the agora proper a row of five public buildings lined the south side of the square in the Classical period (Fig. 29, 36). They comprise ... 350-300 B.C.

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[Monument]  Southwest Temple

Temple, Religious Unknown Agrileza Marble Poor, foundations and assorted architectural members ... 1st A.D.

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[Monument]  Square Peristyle

Law Court Unknown Limestone, Conglomerate Poor, foundations only. Underlying the north end of the Stoa of Attalos are the slight remains of a group of buildings dating to the 5th and 4th centuries B.C ... 4th B.C.

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[Monument]  State Prison

Civic, Possibly Commercial Unknown Limestone Poor, foundations and lines of walls ... Mid 5th B.C.

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[Monument]  Statue of Hadrian

Statue Hadrian Pentelic Marble Good, but missing head, arms and legs ... 2nd A.D.

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[Monument]  Statues of Harmodios and Aristogeiton and the Orchestra

Display Athenian Demos Bronze Known from copies and literary sources only ... Late 6th to early 5th B.C.

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[Monument]  Stoa Poikile

Social, Military Display, Museum Peisianax Limestone, Some Marble Fair, foundations and parts of superstructure. Across modern Hadrian Street are the most recent excavations (2003), along the north side ... 500-450 B.C.

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[Monument]  Stoa of Attalos

Commercial Attalos II of Pergamon Conglomerate, Limestone, Pentelic Marble, Hymettian Marble Fully Restored Lining the east side of the Agora square is the Stoa of Attalos (Fig. 47), built during the ... ca. 150 B.C.

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[Monument]  Stoa of Zeus

Civic, Religious Unknown Pentelic Marble, Limestone Poor, foundations and fragments of superstructure. Lying just south of the railroad tracks, along the west side, are the remains of the Stoa of Zeus ... 450-400 B.C.

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[Monument]  Stone Benches on Kolonos Agoraios

Assembly, Possible Performance Unknown Poros Limestone Fair, part of five steps ... 450-400 B.C.

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[Monument]  Strategeion

Uncertain, Possibly Civic, Possibly Commercial Unknown Limestone Poor, minimal superstructure ... Mid 5th B.C.

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[Monument]  Street to the Roman Agora

Transportation Athenian Demos Marble Paving Good where visible ... 1st A.D.

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[Monument]  Temple of Apollo Patroos

Temple, Religious Unknown Limestone, Conglomerate Fair, foundations and lower part of superstructure. Next to the Stoa of Zeus at the south are the remains of a small temple of Apollo Patroos (Fatherly), ... 4th B.C.

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[Monument]  Temple of Ares

Temple, Religious Unknown Limestone Foundations, Marble Superstructure Poor, foundations only and some blocks from the superstructure. Just north of the Odeion lie the ruins of a building identified by ... 5th B.C. 1st A.D.

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[Monument]  Temple of Hephaistos

Temple Athenian Demos Pentelic Marble, Parian Marble (Ashlar Blocks) Excellent, most of superstructure remains. Overlooking the Agora from the hill to the west (Kolonos Agoraios), is the Hephaisteion, ... Mid 5th B.C.

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[Monument]  Temple of Zeus Phratrios and Athena Phratria

Temple, Religious Unknown Limestone, Conglomerate Poor, foundations only ... 4th B.C.

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[Monument]  Tholos

Administrative, Dining, Civic Athenian Demos Limestone, Mudbrick Poor, foundations only. The south half of the west side was given over to the major administrative buildings used to run the Athenian democracy ... ca. 470 B.C.

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[Monument]  Triangular Shrine

Religious Unknown Limestone Fair, north wall and boundary stones in situ ... 5th B.C.

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[Monument]  Votive Pit

Religious Unknown Limestone Fair ... 5th B.C.

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[Monument]  Water Clock

Clock Unknown Limestone Fair ... 350-300 B.C.

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[Monument]  Water and Oil Mills

Industrial, Hydraulic Unknown Concrete, Rubble Fair ... 5th A.D.