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Olympia Archaeological Museum

Olympia Archaeological Museum 

General
The archaeological museum of Olympia gathers some of the most precious masterpieces of the Greek antiquity. With the statue of Hermes of Praxiteles being the top highlight , the museum presents a very important exhibition starting from the prehistoric era, the classical Greece period and Hellenistic up until the Roman era.

Exhibition Units:
The prehistoric period at Olympia (Gallery 1)
Geometric-Archaic periods (Gallery 2)

Late Archaic period and architectural sculpture (Gallery 3)
The Severe Style (Gallery 4)
The sculpted decoration of the temple of Zeus (Gallery 5)
The Nike of Paionios (Gallery 6)
Pheidias and his workshop (Gallery 7)
The Hermes of Praxiteles (Gallery 8)
Late Classical and Hellenistic periods (Gallery 9)
Roman sculpture (Gallery 10-11)
The last years of the sanctuary's life (Gallery 12)

Entrance fees
6€ adults
children from EU countries free of charge

Open
Tuesday – Sunday

On Mondays the museum opens after 13.30 (summer period), 12.00 (winter period)

Opening hours
Summer time: APR-OCT 08.00 – 20.00

Winter time: NOV-MAR 8:30-15:00
 
 
Olympia
 
 
 
Visit an ancient place of ...
Pyrgos
 
 
 
Situated at 13 km away from ...
Kaiafas
 
 
 
Kaiafas is a must see ...
 
 

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