Attractions in Thessaloniki

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Byzantine Churches

Thessaloniki is home to some of the most important monuments of the Byzantine era, including many temples which have a great impact on visitors. One of the...

Nea Paralia

Umbrellas

The "Umbrellas" is an impressive work of art by the famous sculptor Giorgios Zoggolopoulos and is one of the attractions in Thessaloniki that catches the...

Centre

Saint George's Rotunda

Undoubtedly one of Thessaloniki's most important early Christian and Byzantine monuments, Saint George's Rotunda has been classified as a UNESCO World...

Aristotelous

Aristotelous Square

It is one of the most central, if not the most central, square in Thessaloniki. You will definitely pass through here, since it is admired and meets all the...

Ano Poli

Ano Poli

Enjoy one of the most traditional walks in Thessaloniki, and fit a walk around the original Ano Poli into your program.

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White Tower

The White Tower, a monumental symbol of Thessaloniki, is by far the city's most visited sight. Standing proud on the waterfront, you will admire its stone...

Nea Paralia

Nea Paralia

Take the most relaxing romantic stroll in Thessaloniki along Nea Paralia (New Waterfront Promenade). Start your walk from the legendary Makedonia Palace...

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Museum of Macedonian Struggle

The Museum of Macedonian Struggle is located in the most central spot in Thessaloniki, next to the Grigoriou Palama cathedral on Proxenou Koromila Street.

Ano Poli

Ataturk Museum

The birthplace and childhood home of Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, on 75, Apostolou Pavlou Street in Thessaloniki has been converted into a museum open to the public.

Tsimiski

Tsimiski Street

The cosmopolitan and busy Tsimiski Street, where the city shows its most European side, is the place to be and be seen.

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Bit Bazaar

Between El. Venizelou Street and Olympou Street, Bit Bazaar Square and the surrounding streets (namely Tositsa and Karbola) arouse nostalgia with their...

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Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki

Within about 10 minutes’ walk from Aristotelous square, the Thessaloniki Archaeological Museum is a must see, if you want to get a complete picture of the...

Ladadika

Ladadika

The district southeast of Thessaloniki's historic center, surrounded by Tsimiski, Dragoumi, Salaminos and Kountouriotou streets, is one of the city's most...

NEC

Museum of Byzantine Culture

Visit one of the most modern museums in Greece on 2, Stratou Avenue, opposite Pedion tou Areos, and get a deep insight into culture and art. Through its...

Centre

Agia Sophia Church

One of Thessaloniki's most important monuments and a jewel of the Byzantine era, the Church of Agia Sophia is dedicated to the wisdom of God. It was built in...

Ano Poli

Byzantine Walls and Castles

The city's Byzantine walls and castles are among past remnants keeping previous eras alive and even today command a sense of prestige and power.

Thessaloniki

Greek Pharmaceutical Museum

The unique Pharmaceutical Museum of Greece is located in the Finikas district of Thessaloniki, toward the airport.

Seikh Sou

Seikh Sou Forest (Cedar Hill)

Thessaloniki's suburban forest, known as Sheikh Sou (or Cedar Hill), extends along the hills that surround the northern part of the city from the south and...

Nea Paralia

Thessaloniki Concert Hall

The Thessaloniki Concert Hall was constructed on an 18.000 sq.m seaside site and opened on January 2nd, 2000.

Aristotelous

Bey Hammam

The most majestic and impressive baths in Thessaloniki, known as Paradise Baths, are located on Egnatia Street near Aristotelous Square. Built in 1444...

Ladadika

Jewish Museum of Thessaloniki

The Jewish Museum of Thessaloniki is housed in one of the few buildings which survived the devastating fire of 1917 in the area where the Jewish community...

Panepistimio

Teloglion Foundation of Art

Art lovers have every reason to visit the Teloglion Foundation of Art, close to the north entrance of Aristotle University campus.

Egnatia

Arch of Galerius (Kamara)

One of Thessaloniki's most significant monuments located on the upper side of Egnatia Street, The Arch of Galerius or Kamara, was built during the Roman...

Centre

Thessaloniki Olympic Museum

The Thessaloniki Sports Museum was founded in 1998 and 10 years later, in January 2008, the International Olympic Committee recognized it as the first...

Thessaloniki

Dinosaur Park

In the Oraiokatstro area, about a 30-minute car ride for the centre of Thessaloniki, the Dinosaur Park and the Mammoth Museum opened in 2005, and are one of...

Nea Paralia

Statue of Alexander the Great

The imposing bronze statue of Alexander the Great riding his faithful companion of 20 years, Bucephalus, dominates Thessaloniki's Nea Paralia, a few meters...

Stavroupoli

State Museum of Contemporary Art

The State Museum of Contemporary Art is housed on the northeast side of the Lazariston Monastery complex in the Stavroupolis district of Thessaloniki.