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Museum of the Olympic Games, Olympia

Categories: History Museums, Specialty Museums, Museums
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3.9/5 based on 180+ reviews on the web
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  • This museum provided an excellent chronology of the ancient Olympic games as well as of the types of performances which were involved. It also explained that the athletes' performances were in the nud...  read more »
  • Comes from measuring distances, imagine running, wrestling, Javelin in the harmony of young athletes. Six months were needed to arriarvi, participate and go home. In those six months, peace broke out even the fierce civil wars of Peloponnesus were suspended. Gaming and power of the gods. A great civilization in sport also raises a great nation. Just wonderful.
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  • I enjoyed reading about the history of the Olympic games as well as the history of the land and its rulers. The museum has pieces of art, weaponry, pottery, jewelry and more. 
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