Dion

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.

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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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