Temple of Artemis

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The temple is dedicated to the goddess Artemis, who was worshipped at the area since the 8th century BC. The temple flourished and became important worshipping site from 700 BC but it was finally abandoned in the 2nd century BC. The legend says that the statue that existed in the sanctuary was transported there by Orestes and Iphigenia after the command of the goddess.
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