The stadium of the first modern Olympics in Athens

The Panathenaic Stadium or Kallimarmaro is a multi-purpose stadium. One of the main historic attractions of Athens,it is the only stadium in the world built entirely of marble. A stadium was built on the site of a simple racecourse by the Athenian statesman Lykourgos c. 330 BC, primarily for the Panathenaic Games. It was rebuilt in marble by […]