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Archaeological Museum of Olympia

Olympia 27 065, Greece
+30 2624 022742
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Olympia 27 065, Greece
+30 2624 022742
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Reviewed August 23, 2016

Very rare ancient site, you must visit at list ones in your life if you are an Olympics or history fan, we did enjoy it, the place is very clean and the Museum building also is very interesting! Many rare statues !

Thank Avian2014
Reviewed August 21, 2016

We had only 45 minutes in this museum and we could have spent 3 hours! It had wonderful relics, and we loved the friezes from the Ancient Olympia's temples. The museum was clean, well lit, and well organized.

1  Thank Erin S
Reviewed August 20, 2016

I have visited many museums all over the world, it is the first time we were forbidden to pose in front of a statue on the excuse that people have been taking indecent positions in front of them. I was forced to delete a photo...More

1  Thank evalia99
Reviewed August 20, 2016

The Archaeological Museum of Ancient Olympia Greece is a short walk from the Olympic games site and contains displays of artifacts from the Olympia site. After touring the actual Olympia site, you can see a model of what it Olympia looked like back in ancient...More

Thank ITRT
Reviewed August 20, 2016 via mobile

We had a problem with the tickets so make sure you have collected your tickets before leaving the booth. However aside from this the the ruins were very well preserved and definitely worth going to visit. We throughly enjoyed it.

Thank Chris R
Reviewed August 19, 2016

Very beautifull things to see from the ancient city. The way they expose is beautifull. But if you can, avoid the rush ours, because the acoustics are very bad ( like in a sportshal) and there will be a lot off noise from al the...More

Thank Floortje1967
Reviewed August 18, 2016

A must visit after visiting the Archaeological site at Olympia. Many treasures recovered from the site are on display some of which are a match for anything done by Michaelangelo

Thank CliveS59
Reviewed August 17, 2016

We visited the museum after our tour of the ancient site and were accompanied by our guide Maria. She was very knowledgeable and brought the history to life. We booked our excursion through Nefus Travel in Tsilivi - I would recommend this excursion to anyone,...More

Thank Georgina S
Reviewed August 17, 2016

Very good collection of statues, artefacts and pottery items. Very interesting to see items from long ago and from household items to house facades. Artefacts well preserved and detail seen in bronze works. Large amount of statues, some fresco and fighting implements. Toilets quite ok...More

Thank GingerRose63
Reviewed August 16, 2016

one amazing museum with many and popular foundlings. If you like ancient Greece and history you must visit it.

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Don’t think there is just turn up and take your chances
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Well you can order a taxi by yourselves. However if you just wish to do this and tour the site and museum by yourself I would pre book a taxi online with a reputable company. I find it cheaper this way as once in port you... More
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