The Panathenaic Stadium – a marble miracle | Athens, Greece

A beautiful day image of the Panathenaic Stadium in Athens that was created entirely of marble.

As a person who likes big sporting events very much, I find this marble stadium simply amazing. I guess that all fans of the Olympic games and their history, would love to see the impressive Panathenaic Stadium in Athens with their own eyes.

Historical flashback of the Panathenaic Stadium

The Panathenaic Games, organized in the 6th century BC, were actually both religious and athletic festival that took place every 4 years to honor goddess Athena – a patron of wisdom, craft, and war. At that time no special seating was available for the spectators, so they used the natural slopes around to watch the games.

Interesting facts about the ‘Marble Stadium’

‘The marble stadium’ is the only one stadium in the world, built entirely of marble. It should be noted that the opening and closing ceremonies of the first modern Olympic games in 1896 were held there. Additionally, The Panathenaic Stadium is the finishing point for the Athens Classic Marathon, which is organized every year at the beginning of November.

Today the Panathenaic Stadium in Athens is not only a venue, related to the Olympic games but also a popular place for large-scale concerts. When I watch some big sport event on TV, I remember this remarkable construction that was recover for the modern people from the Antiquity.

Get it On Your Wall

Nico Trinkhaus Sumfinity Com

My goal is always to create the best possible and most exciting photos to do justice to the places where they’ve been taken.

Maybe this place evokes some good memory for you?

Or it's a place which you always dreamed to be one day?

I wish a high-quality print of my photo will bring you a feeling of being there at any time!

Buy Online License   Buy Print

100% Satisfaction Guarantee

Money Back Guarantee

All artwork purchases are covered under our 100%, "take 30 days decide" money back guarantee.
If you are not satisfied with your purchase you can return it for a credit, refund or exchange within 30 days.

Lifetime Fade Free

The artworks sold as "Fine Art Prints" are exclusively printed using fade-free fine art archival papers and inks.
If your artwork was to fade, send it back to us and we will replace it at no charge for as long as you own it. No questions asked.

Lifetime Framing Warranty

We use only use the finest archival materials, and we guarantee that our framing will not damage your artwork in any way.
However, if for some reason something was ever to happen, you are 100% covered. If artwork was damaged because of our framing, we will reframe or replace it at no charge.

Related Posts

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published.