The Noesis Science Center and Technology Museum is an important cultural and educational organization founded in 2001. Its main objective is to offer its visitors opportunities to learn about and understand science and technology, as well as intervene in matters of technical culture.
It is a direct descendant of the Technical Museum of Thessaloniki and is housed in a modern bioclimatic building which was constructed on a privileged 48,000 sq.m. site, with panoramic views over the Thermaikos Gulf and the city of Thessaloniki. The premises were designed by skilled Greek and foreign experts in such a way as to be both educational and entertaining.
Facilities include the Museum of Technology, the Technology of Transportation Exhibition Hall, the Technopark, the Exhibition of Ancient Greek Technology, the Cosmotheater, the Digital Planetarium, the Virtual Reality Motion Simulator, a modern conference center, a venue for temporary exhibitions, a library, the Educational House of Creativity and Innovation and the Show Point, a mobile amphitheater for demonstrations and experiments.