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Prison of Socrates, Athens

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  • Not the real thing.. just a bit of a gimmick. Work making the hike up to Philapappou hill, but don't bother looking for this.  more »
  • It is not known whether this was the actual prison of Socrates, or if it is just called that because of local legend. The official plaque outside makes no reference to it being his actual prison. I th...  more »
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  • Not actually the place Socrates was imprisoned, just so you know, but still pretty cool. And there's shade.
  • The ‘Prison is Socrates’ is a not actually where Socrates was incarcerated. These rooms were carved into the marble around the 5th Century BC. It might be worth a look if you’re wandering by.
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