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Path Leading to the Ancient Olympic Stadium

Path Leading to the Ancient Olympic Stadium Archeological Wonders Sports Ancient Places and/or Civilizations

People attending the Ancient Olympics would follow a path to the stadium.  That path would take them by the Philippeion, a building started by Philip II (of Macedon) and completed by his son (Alexander the Great) to honor Zeus.

This image depicts the view those ancient people would have had as they followed the path to the stadium.

Click on the image for a better view.


Media Credits

Image online, courtesy Wikimedia Commons.

 

 

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