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Amazing artifacts!

The Museum of the Olympic games was amazing in that it was simply an awesome experience to stand... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Nanette W
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Cambridge, Ohio
Must see when in Olympia

This museum is included with site ticket. It had great exhibits that were easy to understand. It... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
sjsk
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Cleveland, Tennessee
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“olympic games” (36 reviews)
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Olympia, Greece

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Reviewed 6 days ago

The Museum of the Olympic games was amazing in that it was simply an awesome experience to stand and look at these artifacts from so long ago and think about what they had to work with and how far we have come in the spirit...More

Thank Nanette W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum is included with site ticket. It had great exhibits that were easy to understand. It gave me a better understanding of the ancient and modern games. Not to miss museum.

Thank sjsk
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a very nice museum and it is essential to the total enjoyment of you visit to tour the facility. Plan to tour it last as you leave. It will help complete your visit to this marvelous place.

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 6 December 2017

This museum had incredible finds from the grounds. It is not overly huge and you can get through it in a half an hour and pretty well see everything. There are no restaurants within the museum.

Thank restless1965
Reviewed 23 November 2017

I must admit that I originally had this museum in our itinerary as an "only if there is time" stop, but we really enjoyed our visit. I think this museum really completes the visit to Olympia by giving the visitor a chance to experience what...More

Thank Blabbott
Reviewed 19 October 2017

This museum really helps you feel what the ancient games were like; lots to learn here and some very interesting artifacts that bring those ancient athletes to life.

Thank Debi O
Reviewed 12 October 2017

A great place to visit lots to see and lots of walking the ruins of Olympia are not far from the town centre but you need comfortable shoes a hat and water . The town is very pretty lots of shops for souvenir's along the...More

Thank paulap p
Reviewed 10 October 2017

We visited both the Archaeological & Olympic Games Museums as well as the Archaeological Site itself, all for 12 Euros. The Archaeological is close to the main Site entrance and the Museum of the Olympic Games is basically at the bus parking area. We found...More

Thank FRANCIS P
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Such thoughtful and informative script to describe the miriad exhibits. One of the very best museums in Greece.

Thank Julie P
Reviewed 6 October 2017

My wife and myself paid our first visit to Olympia today and as part of the entrance fee (12 Euros per adult and 6 Euros for Seniors) we visited both the Archaeological & Olympic Games Museums as well as the Archaeological Site itself. The two...More

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Datchet
2 February 2015|
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Response from IrGa57 | Reviewed this property |
this is a place where all the torches were lit, that's why you can not see them anymore; this is just a starting point for their journey, that's correct.
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Datchet
2 February 2015|
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Response from NemeaGirl |
Most are in the small museum attached to the Panathenaic Stadium located in Athens and definitely worth a visit. Many of the official art and posters located here as well.
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