Dionysius The Aeropagite Church in Athens, Greece
Athens Churches & Monasteries - The Dionysius The Aeropagite Church in Athens, Greece, is located in the Kolonaki area and is dedicated to Saint Dionysius, the city's first bishop and protector saint. Originally constructed on the grounds of a smaller temple, the church was built between 1925 and 1931. The esteemed Byzantinologist Anastasios Orlandos designed the church, with architect Dimitrios Philippakis contributing to the restoration process. Visit the Dionysius The Aeropagite Church for a glimpse into Athens' rich Christian history.