Plan, Eleusis, Prytaneion

Context: Eleusis
Type: Prytaneion
Summary: Group of rooms; in the Sanctuary of Demeter and Kore, northwest of the Greater Propylon.
Region: Attica
Period: Roman


Groups of rooms around courtyards, of varying size and all roughly rectangular.


Served as housing for pilgrims to the sanctuary. The northwest corner is older than the rest of the structure, dating ca. 475 B.C.

Other Bibliography:

Loukopoulos 1973, 59-60