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Thessaloniki Classic City Tour
"The classic City tour includes seven hot spots of the Thessaloniki center. Pick up from the White Tower (the main landmark of the city) continue to the Archaeological Museum Agia Sofia Agios Dimitrios (Byzantine church and its crypt) and climb to the Byzantine castles. Descending the City walls (Acropolis) we pass the Galerius Arch (Kamara) the Aristotelous Square the Port of Thessaloniki and arrive back to the White Tower. Depending on customers preference we formulate a similar program. History art
From EUR120.00
 
Thessaloniki Classic City Tour
"The classic City tour includes seven hot spots of the Thessaloniki center. Pick up from the White Tower (the main landmark of the city) continue to the Archaeological Museum Agia Sofia Agios Dimitrios (Byzantine church and its crypt) and climb to the Byzantine castles. Descending the City walls (Acropolis) we pass the Galerius Arch (Kamara) the Aristotelous Square the Port of Thessaloniki and arrive back to the White Tower. Depending on customers preference we formulate a similar program. History art
From EUR120.00
 
Thessaloniki Markets Tour
"Meet your guide in Aristotelous Square in Thessaloniki and after a quick coffee to start your tour set off to explore the area. A major commercial center since ancient times the city has retained a strong sense of its history with Byzantine market halls and monuments sitting side-by-side with contemporary and modern buildings.Walk through the bustling shopping streets to Louloudadika a colorful flower market thronged with sidewalk cafes and shops and then admire the old Turkish baths of Giahoudi Hamam. Browse stalls heaving with mounds of colorful vegetables and fruit at Modiano and Kapani markets and hear of their history from your guide. Both food markets are believed to have operated since the 12th century. After picking up some koulouri (street-food snacks)
From EUR24.00

Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki Tips (8)

A Worthwhile Collection

Although Lonely Planet suggested that this museum was lacklustre, it was likely only the effect of having visited the Museum of Byzantine Culture just before coming to the Archeological Museum. The...
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mikey_e
Jul 02, 2007

Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki

The Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki was build in February 1961. The building was inaugurated on 27th October 1962, during the celebrations of the fiftieth anniversary of the liberation of...
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May 27, 2007

Archeological Museum

It includes sculpture, a prehistoric collection, miniature art of the Archaic and Classical periods, and the brilliant group of finds from the tombs at Derveni, which was first presented to the public...
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GeoDenia
Jun 19, 2006

Archaeological Museum

Decent displays. Kinda small. I thought it was going to have more than it did, and I think it probably is smaller compared to the displays at the Royal Tombs in Veiria. Also, don't be fooled by the...
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DrexelDragon
Feb 21, 2005

Archaeological Museum

The Archaeological Museum hosts important findings of the area. Here is a cooper vessel used for mixing the wine. On its side there is a representation of Dionyssos and Ariadni with a group of their...
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StefanosS
Oct 09, 2003

Macedonian treasures...

If you have even a slight interest in history, you should visit the Archeological Museum of Thessaloniki, one of the best in Greece. Its somewhat oldfashioned exhibitions include a magnificent...
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Yiannis2000
Dec 24, 2002

Archaeological Museum

An artistic mosaic floor found in an ancient mansion, presenting Dionyssos and Ariadni, about 200 AD. Now it is housed in the archaeological museum of Thessaloniki.
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StefanosS
Oct 09, 2003

Archaeological Museum

A high art Roman copy of an older statue: Aphrodite (Venus) dressed in a delicate robe revealing a perfect body. The original was of the 5th century BC.
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StefanosS
Oct 09, 2003
 
 
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Things to Do Near Thessaloniki

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Jewish Museum of Thessaloniki

The Jewish Museum of Thessaloniki is small but interesting, if only because Jews played such an important role in the development of pre-WWII Thessaloniki, making up 50% of the population at one...
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Aristotelous Square - Aristotelous street

If you want to start getting to know Thessaloniki, start here at Aristoteles Square. It's the heart of the city, pulsating day and night. At the front, there is the sea, on the sides beautiful...
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Agioi Apostoloi church

At the opposite end of the old town, close to the Byzantine walls, stands the handsome church of the Aghioi Apostoloi (Holy Apostles, build between 1312-15), on a cruciform ground-plan, with five...
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Galerius Arch - Kamara

The Arch of Galerius was built in the 4th century, ordered by Galerius, the Roman Emperor. The Arch and the Rotunda were planned as annexes to the palace complex. The road that connected the Rotunda...
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Vlatadon monastery

Vlatadon monastery, or Moni Vlatadon, in Ano Poli, is nowadays the only active orthodox monastery in Thessaloniki. It is a Patricarchal Stavropegic monastery, that is, it depends directly on the...
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Getting to Thessaloniki

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6, M. Andronikou str

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  • Sunday 08:00 to 20:00
  • Monday 08:00 to 20:00
  • Tuesday 08:00 to 20:00
  • Wednesday 08:00 to 20:00
  • Thursday 08:00 to 20:00
  • Friday 08:00 to 20:00
  • Saturday 08:00 to 20:00

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