Sanctuary of Pluto at Eleusis

Server Costs Fundraiser 2021

Please help us pay for the servers and web services required to operate our non-profit organization's website. Any donation helps, no matter how small: If every visitor were to give only $1 we would be fully funded within a day.

Donate Now

Illustration

Carole Raddato
by
published on 03 January 2015
Send to Google Classroom:

The Sanctuary of Pluto/Hades was a peribolos wall enclosing a cave through which Pluto brought Kore back from the underworld. The small temple was built c. 328 BCE but was remodeled on many occasions from the 4th century BCE down to Roman times.

Remove Ads

Advertisement

About the Author

Carole Raddato
Carole maintains the popular ancient history photo-blog Following Hadrian, where she travels the world in the footsteps of emperor Hadrian.

Cite This Work

APA Style

Raddato, C. (2015, January 03). Sanctuary of Pluto at Eleusis. World History Encyclopedia. Retrieved from https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3504/sanctuary-of-pluto-at-eleusis/

Chicago Style

Raddato, Carole. "Sanctuary of Pluto at Eleusis." World History Encyclopedia. Last modified January 03, 2015. https://www.worldhistory.org/image/3504/sanctuary-of-pluto-at-eleusis/.

MLA Style

Raddato, Carole. "Sanctuary of Pluto at Eleusis." World History Encyclopedia. World History Encyclopedia, 03 Jan 2015. Web. 27 Jul 2021.