Hippocrates Asclepeion : The birthplace of the Father of Medicine


Walk on the site of history’s first medical hospital, Asclepeion, founded by Hippocrates the Father of Medicine.

The motto of Hippocrates was
Let food be thy medicine and medicine be thy food.

This ancient site, was a place of worship, was also a center for healing and wellness, based on the teachings of the Father of Medicine. Experience a live re-enactment of the Hippocratic Oath that is performed on a regular basis.


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