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 fascinating exhibits you will be able to get a clear picture of Byzantine culture.
The museum's collections include sculptures, mosaics, frescoes, religious icons, coins, minor arts, glassware, collectible manuscripts etc., which were brought to light mainly through excavations in many different areas of Macedonia and of course Thessaloniki. Among its exhibits are items that have been donated to the museum or purchased by the Greek state, as well as Macedonian antiquities which were returned to Greece. The museum has a total of 11 galleries.