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...

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...

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...

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...

Paralia

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...

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.

Thessaloniki

Greek Pharmaceutical Museum

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

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.

Centre

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...

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...

Traditional Markets

Thessaloniki's traditional markets make up the city's most original images and their beautiful aromas, colors and sounds lure you in. You should not miss the...

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. Most of its exhibits come...

Thessaloniki Museum of Photography

The Thessaloniki Museum of Photography is an institution supervised by the Ministry of Culture and Sports

NEC

OTE Tower

The OTE Tower (telecommunications tower), located in the grounds of the Thessaloniki International Fair, was built in 1970 by the architect, Alexandros...

Thessaloniki

Noesis - Science Center and Technology Museum

The Noesis Science Center and Technology Museum is an important cultural and educational organization founded in 2001. Its main objective is to offer its...

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...

Stavroupoli

Moni Lazariston (Lazarists Monastery)

Moni Lazariston (Lazarists Monastery) was built in 1886 by the monks of the Order of St. Vincent de Paul (Lazarists) in Stavroupoli and is among the most...

Centre

Yahundi Hammam (Baths of the Jews)

Known as Bazaar Hammam, the Market Baths are located in the very center of Thessaloniki in the Louloudadika district, between Komninon Street, Fragini Street...

Aristotelous

Alatza Imaret

Alaca Imaret in Turkish means Colourful Asylum and that's because its minaret (nowadays only its base exists) was decorated with colorful diamond shaped...

Valaoritou

Valaoritou Street

In recent years, Valaoritou Street has become one of the city's most popular hangouts, especially at night. In the heart of Thessaloniki, behind Malakopi...

Historical Centre

Ancient Agora Square

One of Thessaloniki's most prominent squares, also known as Dikastirion Square (a courthouse was planned to be constructed here) is located in the Roman...

Panorama

Panorama

Panorama is one of the most privileged areas of Thessaloniki due to its location and its natural beauty. Located northeast of the city center at the foot of...

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...

Egnatia

Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art

The Macedonian Museum of Contemporary Art is a vivid example of Thessaloniki's close relationship with art and culture.

Historical Centre

Roman Forum

The Roman Forum, which is located in the northern part of city's historical center in between Olympou and Philipou streets, is a sight worth a visit during...

Thessaloniki

Agios Dimitrios Church

One of Greece's most impressive churches is located on Agiou Dimitriou Street. The church of Agios Dimitrios is dedicated to the patron saint of Thessaloniki...