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The Modern Olympics: 1896 & 2004

Sujin Lee

Where Were The Games?

Panathenaic Stadium in 1896


The first Modern Olympic Games was held at the Panathenaic Stadium, which is built like an ancient Greek stadium. It is made of white marble.



At the 2004 Games, archery was held here. It also housed the finishing line for the marathon.


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