Dion is a municipality and village in the Prefecture of Pieria, Macedonia, Greece, best known for its museum and archaeological site.The Ancient city of Dion was a place of some importance, due to its location at the foot of Mount Olympus. Archaeological findings show that this was where Zeus was honored.


The site of ancient Dion was first identified by the famous English traveler William Martin Leake on December 21, 1806, in the ruins adjoining the village of Malathria.

4th-century BC Macedonian tomb and an early Christian basilica.

Statue of Hera, it is about 2200 years old.

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