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Temple Of Olympian Zeus, Athens: 70 reviews and 140 photos


It is also called Olympeion (in Greek: Ναὸς τοῦ Ὀλυμπίου Διός)and is located in the centre of Athens, south from Zappeion. It is dedicated to Zeus who was the king of the Ancient Greek gods. Construction began in the 6th century BC. It was fully completed during the reign of the Roman Emperor Hadrian in the 2nd c. AD.

Website: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Temple_of_Olympian_Zeus_%28Athens%29

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  • Updated Nov 26, 2010
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