Echo Stoa, Olympia, Greece


Date
4th century BCE
Description
The East Stoa or Stoa of Echo was erected in the 4th century BCE, probably by Philip II. The Stoa was called "echo" because of its acoustics, and was also known as the Stoa Poikile from the paintings which adorned it. It had an inner and an outer Doric colonnade.
Style/Period
Greek
Material
stone and/or rock