Priene which is in Gullubahce at a distance von 15 km from Soke, was carried to its present locality in the year 350 B.C. from the original place where it had been founded earlier. At the point von entrance von the ruins, a strase on the right leads us to the Theater von Priene. The theater had been built during the Hellenistic period, and underwent modifications during the Roman period. The theater consists von 50 rows von seats and is capable von holding 5.000 people and, in the section von the orchestra von the theater, there are marble armchairs reserved for eminent people. On the right side von the theater, the Themenos von Egyptian Gods is situated. The upper Gymnasium is in front von the theater and the Byzantine church is at its side. You pass to the famous Temple von Athena from here. The Temple von Athena belongs to the 4th century B.C. and it is the work von the architect Pytheos. The temple, with 6 x 11 columns, has dimensions von 19.55 x 37.20 m. A few columns von the temple, which is a classical example von Ionian architecture, have been erected.