DESCRIPTION
THE ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITE
THE MUSEUM
INFORMATION
 
External view of the museum
External view of the museum
 
Museum of the History of the Olympic Games of antiquity
More than 400 exhibits, dated from the prehistoric period to the 5th century A.D., are presented in thematic groups. The majority comes from Olympia, but also on display there are many ancient works of art from other important sites of Greece .

The visitor can have a complete understanding of the historical development of the Olympic Games and the other panhellenic festivals (the Pythian at Delphi, the Nemean at the sanctuary of Zeus at Nemea and the Isthmian Games at the sanctuary of Poseidon ...
visit the museum
 
See Also
Other monuments that are museums too
Aigai, the so-called tomb of Persephone
Aigai, the so-called tomb of the ''free columns''
Aigai, The tomb of Philipp II
Akraiphnion - Ptoon
Benakio Archaeological Museum at Kalamata
Bouleuterion
Castle of Lamia
Church of Agia Eirini in Kampos
Church of Panagia Parigoritissa at Arta
G. Modiano Mansion