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Prison of Socrates, Athens

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  • I can’t believe that I stood in the cell that Socrates likely did. Now I can say, “they gave Socrates hemlock and they gave me you,” takes on a whole new dimension.  more »
  • On our way down from the top of the hill we checked the Prison of Socrates. There is not real evidence that Socrates was imprisoned here but it is always great to somehow believe and be part of...  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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