Short description of the monuments at ancient Olympia

3D reconstructions:
Some of the most important buildings in ancient Olympia rendered in three-dimensions.

3D reconstruction of the Temple of Zeus in ancient Olympia.

Other games:
Short reference on other famous contests in ancient Greece

In the first person:
Young Ariston shares his experience in the Olympic Games

Olympic victors:
Database of the ancient Olympic victors based on each athletic event and each Olympiad

Specimen sources


Topography of Ancient Olympia


Roman hostels

The ruins of two great hostels of the Roman period were located at the outer side of the enclosure of the Altis, south of Kladeus' Thermae, west of the Theikoleon complex, the Heroon and Phidias' workshop.