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The Great Temple of Zeus at Olympia

The Great Temple of Zeus at Olympia Ancient Places and/or Civilizations Archeological Wonders Philosophy

Ancient Greeks believed that Zeus was chief of all the gods.  They worshipped him at various sanctuaries and temples, including at Olympia (where the ancient Olympic games took place).

This image depicts the ruins of the Temple of Zeus at Olympia.

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