Destination Olympia

WHAT?

Discover the Olympic Games of Antiquity and the legacy they have left us.

FOR WHOM?

Ages six and upwards

WHEN?

On weekdays only from 10:00 to 15:00

WHY?

  • How can you know the secrets of Olympia: The children discover the ways of reconstructing the past, from archaeological digs to experimental archaeology.
  • How can you understand the sports on the programme: The children compare the sports equipment of the first athletes with today’s equipment, and imitate the sporting scenes painted on the vases.

Tablet with a proposed route around the permanent exhibition (explanations and activities).

  • Created to help teachers lead a visit of the zone devoted to the origins of the Olympic Games in the permanent exhibition.
  • Suggestion of an itinerary with 5 stops, focusing on three key sectors:
    • The site of Olympia
    • The sports on the programme
    • Victory

HOW MUCH?

CHF 10 per pupils, which includes:

  • Free visit, with or without tablets for the teacher
  • A 30-minute workshop in our teaching area, the Gym’

To reserve

 Pre-reservation form

TOM resources available on the theme:

 “The Olympic Games in Antiquity” file
 The Olympic journey – the Ancient Games
 TOM SCHOOLS - Visitor’s Guide “Destination Olympia” (for unaccompanied visits)

CONTACT

Tel.: +41 21 621 66 85
edu.museum@olympic.org

Pre-booking form for coached visits, workshops and visits with tablets only.
  Form to pre-reserve

 

PRATICAL INFORMATION

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