Visual Timeline: Epidaurus

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3000 BCE: First habitation of Epidaurus site.
 
 
1450 BCE: Mycenaean monumental architecture first appears at Epidaurus.
 
1200 BCE - 1100 BCE: Mycenaean Epidaurus at its peak of prosperity.
 
500 BCE: Asclepius becomes principal god of worship at Epidaurus.
 
 
380 BCE - 375 BCE: Temple to Asclepius constructed at Epidaurus.
 
340 BCE - 330 BCE: Theatre of Epidaurus first constructed.
 
 
320 BCE: Temple dedicated to Aphrodite constructed at Epidaurus.
 
100 CE - 200 CE: Roman building additions to Epidaurus under rule of senator Antonius.
 
395 CE: Epidaurus destroyed by invading Goths.
 
 
426 CE: Roman Emperor Theodosius II orders closure of Epidaurus sanctuary.
 
551 CE: Epidaurus site definitively destroyed by earthquake.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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