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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This review is for Olympia Theater/the old Opera/ not the Olympic Stadium where the games of 1896 were held !!! Worth visiting it.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Jivko V
Reviewed October 30, 2018 via mobile

This is a must for tourists or anyone coming to Athens the Olympic stadium. You can spend time running around.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 3SEse7
Reviewed June 23, 2018

Whenever we visit a town that hosted an Olympic event, we always try to visit the main theater. Of course, when you are in Athens, visiting the Olympic Theater is a must. Its Huge!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank IndySig
Reviewed April 3, 2018

Everyone knows the original Olympic stadium and at around £5 it's worth a visit. Theres not a great deal to see/do but you get to feel stuff here. Sit in the King and Queen seats where Gods once did! Run the track and stand on...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank itsdaveengland
Reviewed March 7, 2018 via mobile

Its very nice place in center of athens u can also got a guide here to show and tell u great history of that place .

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank asif041
Reviewed November 3, 2017

We went there on the last day of our stay since we needed an acitivity that doesn`t take too long before the flight. The dimension of this stadium are overwhelming when you are on the ground. But save the entrance fee of 5 Euros. When...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank gerbeer
Reviewed August 29, 2017

Please note that this is a page on the Old Opera ("Olympia" Theatre), NOT the Stadium of the 1896 Olympics! And yes, the Opera is a wonderful place, we love it and we always enjoy it.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Kadmos_Thebes
Reviewed July 21, 2017

Don't miss the Olympia Theater if you visit Athens. Really impressive. Good for a visit with kids; they can run a full tour and get on the podium afterwards.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank 270franziskak
Reviewed January 2, 2017

The Panathinaiko-Stadium is a real gem. It's well looked-after (no trash or litter) and offers endless photo opportunities for people who love architecture photography. You can run (if you like!) on the tracks, but also climb the stands. On the top stand you get a...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Isidor85
Reviewed November 27, 2016

During my Athens trip, I took a walking tour and part of it got a chance to see Olympia Theater. Its in excellent condition (restored) and a must visit.

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank himsh
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