Tiryns (Ancient Greek: ἡ Τίρυνς) was an ancient Greek acropolis (city). The remains are in the Peloponnese, a large peninsula and region in southern Greece, near to Nauplion. Heinrich Schliemann excavated Tiryns in 1885 and 1886. Tiryns is a UNESCO World Heritage Site, listed with Mycenae.
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- "Tiryns: Description". Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Tourism. 2007. Retrieved 2011-04-02.
- "The Tiryns Acropolis". Ancient Greek Thesaurus. Retrieved 2011-04-02.