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Hermes by Praxiteles

Katakolon, Olympia 27065, Grecia, Olympia 27065, Greece
+30 2624 022517
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Magnificient sculpture.

One of the best exhibits of the Museum. Praxiteles was one of the best Attic sculptors of the 4th... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nikos K
World famous

Hermes is world famous and it’s clear to see why: this is a beautiful statue that has been well... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Katakolon, Olympia 27065, Grecia, Olympia 27065, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the best exhibits of the Museum. Praxiteles was one of the best Attic sculptors of the 4th century BC. I highly recommend a visit there.

Thank Nikos K
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Hermes is world famous and it’s clear to see why: this is a beautiful statue that has been well preserved. If you can, get a guide to tell you more about the statue and what it signifies as the information sign next to it doesn’t...More

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Reviewed 16 March 2018

The number of items and the age of these is stunning! Most are carved from marble and the details are amazing. If you have the opportunity, go.

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Reviewed 6 March 2018

Hermes by Praxiteles is just a nice, beautiful story and arctefacts of great greek history. And I was lucky to have very good explanation of our guide.

Thank Barbara M
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

We were amazed by the sheer amount of artifacts found is the museum. The displays were stunning and so well put together. To actually think of the thousands of years that some of these displays were buried it is amazing to see how good of...More

Thank Nanette W
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

The Hermes Sculpture takes a very prominent place within the museum. located right in the middle of everything you can not miss it. There are many valuable lessons in history so make sure you take the time to read the information plaques near the statues....More

Thank Richard F
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Reviewed 22 October 2017

This is one of the best museums attached to its archaeological site. Many of the others are relatively small with the best and most delicate works in the National Archaeological Museum in Athens. The museum is full of beautiful sculpture which was preserved due to...More

Thank Ian C
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

I learnt so much. It was so interesting. I can't believe the work in all the statues. It's just amazing to learn how they did things back in time. Loved it all. Wish I could have spent longer looking at all the wonders.

Thank Shaz C
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

The Hermes sculpture is a romantic picture of a man and a child ( a small God of wine and pleasure in this case- but a child nonetheless) with very human expression and gorgeous detail. But there are others , not so intact which are...More

Thank couplessPS
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

Like all statues in the museum it is excellent in its presentation and a beautiful ancient statue. Many more statues in the museum add to the exhibition.

Thank Anthony S
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