"... a strange and wonderful exhibition" - The New York Times

Secrets of the Past: Excavating the City of Zeus

Video game, ages 10 and above. Available onsite.

Become an archaeologist in Secrets of the Past: Excavating the City of Zeus, a simulation video game! Enter the mysterious Villa of Dionysus in the ancient Greek city of Dion and discover its history and treasures. You  are the director of the excavation who will lead this important expedition. Do you have what it takes? Then pick up your tools and let’s explore the ancient Greek city of Zeus!

Children will learn how to: 

  • Assess where and how to search the ancient city.
  • Use excavation tools to unearth the hidden treasures.
  • Examine findings in a lab and assess their importance.
  • Present their discoveries in their very own exhibition!

You can download Secrets of the Past for iPads HERE. Soon available for iPhones and Android devices. 

CULTURPLAY is a game/software studio crafting experiences to promote cultural heritage and playful learning.

Secrets Of The Past: Excavating The City Of Zeus was specially developed for the Onassis Cultural Center NY in conjunction with the exhibition Gods and Mortals at Olympus: Ancient Dion, City of Zeus.