Statue of Athanasios Diakos
On April,23 1821 the blood of the hero of the Revolution, Athanasios Diakos was shed in Lamia while he was captured by the Turks after the battle in Alamana. He was executed with a violent and appalling death. The statue of Athanasios Diakos is of great historical importance and it has been placed in Diakou Square in 1903.
West of Parkou Square, you can see Diakou Square on which the statue of Athanasios Diakos, who was a hero of the revolution, was erected.