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The Corinth Canal is a canal that connects the Gulf of Corinth with the Saronic
Gulf in the Aegean Sea. It cuts through the narrow Isthmus of Corinth and separates
the Peloponnesian peninsula from the Greek mainland, thus effectively making the
former an island. Its length is 6.3 kilometers (3.9 miles). Furthermore is was built
between 1881 and 1893.
Olympia is a small town in Elis on the Peloponnese peninsula in Greece, famous for the
nearby archaeological site of the same name, which was a major Panhellenic religious
sanctuary of ancient Greece, where the ancient Olympic Games were held. The Olympic
Games were held every four years throughout Classical antiquity, from the 8th century
BC to the 4th century AC.
The Archaeological Museum of Olympia is one of the principal museums of Greece,
located in Olympia. It is overseen by the Ministry of Culture and Sports, and, as of
2009, is directed by Georgia Xatzi. When the original building was completed and
opened in 1882, it was the first museum in Greece outside of Athens. goes without
saying that the Archaeological Museum of Olympia ranks among the most important
museums in Greece.
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