Tower of the Winds opens to public for the first time after restoration
The 2,000-year-old Tower of the Winds, a landmark standing inside the Roman agora in the old Athens neigbourhood of Plaka, is now open for visitors after undergoing major restoration, the Culture ministry said in a press release.
|Tourists visit the interior of the Horologion erected by Macedonian astronomer Andronicus of Cyrrhus in the late|
1st century BC in the Roman Forum under the Acropolis hill [Credit: ANA-MPA]
|The ceiling of the ancient clocktower [Credit: ANA-MPA]|
Source: ANA-MPA [August 18, 2016]