Kallimarmaron Stadion

by Penny BroJacquie

The Panathinaiko Stadion, also known as the Kallimarmaro Stadion, is an athletic stadium in Athens that hosted the first modern Olympic Games in 1896. Β 

Reconstructed from the remains of the ancient Greek stadium, the Panathinaiko is the only major stadium in the world built entirely of white marble (from Mount Penteli) and one of the oldest stadiums in the world.

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