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What an experience!

Finished this year race 42Km. and I am still amazed by the experience. It's totally addicting and... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
redman5314
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Egaleo, Greece
Very good!

Really enjoyed this museum and the short video presentation (available in Greek and English... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ollielee2
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North Vancouver, Canada
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Marathonos Ave. & 25th of March str, Marathon 190 07, Greece
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Finished this year race 42Km. and I am still amazed by the experience. It's totally addicting and gives you the goosebumps! I want to do it again. You should witness it on November.

Thank redman5314
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really enjoyed this museum and the short video presentation (available in Greek and English). Would be lovely to see some more focus on female runners like Katherine Switzer (mentioned briefly in the film).

Thank ollielee2
Reviewed 4 October 2018

Very nice muzeum with many original and authentic exponents from the olympic winners. Dresses, shoes and torches. Very interesting facts about marathon run race. Take time for visit this muzeum (minumul one a half hour).

Thank martinj386
Reviewed 3 September 2018

This is a very interesting museum all dedicated to the running of the Marathon race. First you watch a video giving the history of the Marathon race ancient and modern and then you can walk through a timeline from the first modern race at the...More

Thank lrgacd
Reviewed 22 August 2018

If I'm running, its because something is chasing me. Even so, this was definitely worth the visit! It was really cool learning about the history of not only the marathon, but also the Olympics. Really enjoyed seeing all of the historical memorabilia, including many of...More

Thank bconnaway
Reviewed 18 August 2018

This is a must see. The artefacts presented are moving and fascinating, and the place is simply inspiring, even if you are not a runner. The staff is very friendly and helpful. It is also very good value for money.

Thank benfavier
Reviewed 17 August 2018

I would recommend visiting this place if you are ever in Marathon. I got the bus down from Athens with my daughter to have a look around Marathon and found this museum. (unfortunately just as it was closing so we didn't have long to look...More

1  Thank IbrahimD508
Reviewed 28 May 2018

Amazing collection of first medals, shoes and t-shurts of world famous Marathon runners. Great workers will answer all your questions. You will be invited to watch about 7-minute mowie about Marathon fight, history of the run. You will learn the history of Marathon run since...More

Thank Martinika K
Reviewed 2 April 2018

Museum dedicated to the history of the marathon race, I am not a runner but found this museum interesting.

Thank Kirk S
Reviewed 4 July 2017

This is an absolute hidden gem. I've always said the Greeks do museums well and this is a prime example. Much bigger than you think with video shows and a comprehensive history of the Marathon - not just the Greek marathon but Olympic Marathons throughout...More

Thank DJKJ123
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