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Apollonia Ancient City 2024 Visiting Hours : 

Open everyday

Apollonia Ancient City 2024 Working Days : 

Everyday

Apollonia Ancient City 2024 Entrance Fee : 

Free

Last Update : 2024-06-15

Apollonia was an ancient city located in what is now modern-day Turkey, in the region known as Pisidia / Antalya. It was founded in the Hellenistic period and named after the Greek god Apollo. The city was known for its impressive fortifications, which included a well-preserved city wall and towers. Apollonia also had a theater, a stadium, and several public buildings, such as a gymnasium and a bouleuterion (council chamber).

Apollonia was an important city in the Roman period, and it's well-preserved ruins are still visible today. The city was known for its production of wine, and its wine was exported to other parts of the Roman Empire. The city also played an important role in the spread of Christianity in the region, as it was visited by Saint Paul and other early Christian missionaries.

The ruins of Apollonia are open to visitors, and it's a popular destination for tourists and history enthusiasts. Visitors can explore the well-preserved ruins of the city, including the city walls, the theater, the stadium, and the public buildings. Some of the structures, such as the city wall, the theater and the bouleuterion are still in good condition, and you can see the typical roman architectural style, it's a great place to learn about the history and culture of the ancient world.