Here statues of Achilles, both in the main hall and in the lavish gardens depicting the heroic and tragic scenes of the Trojan war can be seen. The architectural style is Pompeian and has many parallels to that of the Russian imperial residence in Crimea
The Triumph of Achilles by Franz Matsch
Achilles is seen dragging Hector's lifeless body in front of the Gates of Troy. (From a panoramic fresco on the upper level of the main hall.
Achilleion Palace was featured in the James Bond classic, "For Your Eyes Only".
These few images are just the beginning of what you will see during your visit to Achilleion Palace in Corfu. We have posted several more images for you enjoyment on our Facebook Fan Page: Achilleion Palace