Family visit to Olympia & Archimedes’ Museum
Visit Ancient Olympia and the Museum of ancient Greek technology
There is nothing more precious across time than friendship, respect and excellence, the values of the Olympic Games that stand until today in Olympia. In this privately guided family visit to Olympia site & the Archimedes’ Museum, you will explore the birthplace of the Ancient Olympic Games and feel the atmosphere of days long gone but still alive.
You will be able to see where the Olympic torch is lit to this day, to run the Olympic track, to stand on the grounds of one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the statue of Zeus and to learn how the massive stones you see in the ancient sites were lifted.
Then, you will be able to visit the museum of ancient Greek technology; become a part of ancient Greek history as you unfold the riddles of the great mathematician, Archimedes, by solving his famous puzzle and shout out “EUREKA!”
- As you walk around the overgrown site of Ancient Olympia with kids use an AR tablet to visualize in 360º and 3D, the glorious, inspiring monuments that once stood there. Don’t miss to enter Virtually in the temple of Zeus and stare at one of the seven wonders of the ancient world, the giant gold and ivory statue of the father of twelve Gods seated on his throne!
- Tourist guide in the Greek, US and international sign language for deal kids and adults.
How to book
This family private tour is ideal for families with children from 4 years old and it operates throughout the year. It cannot be booked independently, but as part of a multi-day tailormade trip in the Peloponnese.
Please contact your MAMAKITA family travel specialist to tailor your trip to your family needs, budget and age of kids by filling in this form. We strongly advise you to make your request at least one month before the starting date of your trip, and ideally 3 months in advance, if your travel dates include July and August, the peak months for family vacations in Greece.