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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A impressive tomb. We stopped here on our day trip to Mycenae. The Treasury of Atreus is also known as the Tomb of Agamemnon. It’s a tholos or “beehive” tomb. The inside has a high vaulted ceiling and is much bigger than it looks from...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Craig D
Reviewed 27 December 2018 via mobile

The tomb of Agamemnon is housed here. The tomb is one of the best preserved tombs in Greece and is well worth seeing.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 16 December 2018

The Treasury of Atreus is also known as the Tomb of Agamemnon. It’s a tholos or “beehive” tomb. The inside has a high vaulted ceiling and is much bigger than it looks from the outside. There is also a small side chamber inside. There is...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Bill C
Reviewed 14 December 2018

A very good insight of the way kings lived and died at that period of history just before the ancient dark ages. So many hidden architectural clues for the structural integrity of the construction.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank AngelosS16
Reviewed 2 December 2018

Just a couple of minutes down the road from the main site, is the Treasury of Atreus, beehive tomb or also known as the Tomb of Agamemnon. The price is included with that of the main site and the treasury is worth seeing. It only...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nina1940
Reviewed 27 November 2018

My wife and I were here on a Globus tour. For me, the biggest attraction to the Mycenae Citadel is the Lion Gate, as you climb up between the thick walls. It’s a relief of two lions. The Lion Gate - is Europe’s oldest known...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dragon789wv
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

We visited this site after the mycanae archaeological visit (price is included). Drove down from the main site prior to heading back to town. What an awesome site! So massive and quiet when inside. We were lucky to miss the tourists so we were alone...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 816ashleyr
Reviewed 17 October 2018

The Treasury of Atreus or Tomb of Agamemnon (not likely) is a large "tholos" tomb on on the hillside facing the ruins of ancient Mycenae, Greece, constructed during the Bronze Age around 1250 BC. The lintel stone above the doorway is believed to to the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 93KenL
Reviewed 13 October 2018

This is the Tholos tomb or beehive tomb which are a bit more advanced than the slot tombs of grave circle A in the Mycenae castle site. Atreus was the father of Agamemnon, but it is uncertain to whom the grave belonged. The site is...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank flaneur40
Reviewed 8 October 2018

Pyramids, ring tombs, graves in the ground, tomb jars at the top of mountains. Through the centuries people have been buried in a multitude of ways. The Citadel and Treasury of Atreus was one of the most amazing grave sites I have ever seen. My...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Karen G
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