About Theatre of Dionysus
It was also used in the festival of the fertility god, Dionysus. Various contests were held in this theatre and it was quite popular among the people then. Plays of Sophocles, Aeschylus etc were performed here and it was capable of accommodating approximately 17000 people in the audience.
Location: Mitseon 25, Athina 117 42, Greece.
Best Time to Visit: All year.