Aerial view of site, from N, Epidauros, Abaton (Dormitory), Anakeion, Foun...

Plan, Epidauros, Temple of Artemis

Context: Epidauros
Type: Temple
Summary: Prostyle temple; southeast of the Temple Asklepios on the edge of the Sanctuary of Asklepios.
Date: ca. 330 BC - ca. 300 BC
Region: Argolid
Period: Hellenistic


A cella opening east onto a hexastyle prostyle pronaos of Doric columns. Ten Corinthian columns lined the cella interior on 3 sides. A ramp and paved area on the east connected the temple to an altar.

Other Bibliography:

Dinsmoor 1975, 221; Faraklas 1972, 24-25; Rossiter 1981, 283-284; PECS, 312