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  • Sightseeing Thessaloniki Sightseeing Thessaloniki

    The Sightseeing Thessaloniki is offering a bus tour that is passing through the center of the city. It is a hop on hop off bus tour, which supports eight languages and visits many of the most famous touristic attractions that exist in Thessaloniki’s center. The price varies depending if the traveler will choose a one … read more

  • Train Tour Train Tour Thessaloniki

    The Sightseeing Thessaloniki, is offering a train tour that is passing through monuments and archaeological places that exist in the center of the city. It is a one way tour which is usually chosen from families with small children. The tour lasts 45minutes and runs every 60 minutes. The price varies depending if the passenger … read more

  • History Walks Historic Walking Tour

    There are various history guided walks for Thessaloniki. Walks that present Thessaloniki’s history through its monuments, old squares, Roman and Ottoman age historic monuments and buildings. The history walks are a ‘must do’ for visitors who love history and would like to get a feeling of the cultural influences that have formed Thessaloniki city to … read more

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  • Museum of Photography Thessaloniki Photography Museum

    Thessaloniki’s Museum of Photography is located at the port (Warehouse A, Dock 1st). The Museum was founded in 1998 and runs under the supervision of the Hellenic Ministry of Culture and Sports. Its mission is to present the different stages of photography as they appear today and through the time in combination with different types … read more

  • Teloglion Institution of Arts Teloglion Institution of Arts

    The Teloglion Foundation of Art is located in the North-West end of the Aristotle University. It was founded in 1972, when the art collection and the entire property of Nestor and Aliki Telloglou were donated to the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki. In the years to come more collections were donated to the foundation by other … read more

  • Roman Agora Market Museum Roman Agora Market Museum

    The Roman Market was revealed in the early 60s. It is located above Aristotelous square and was the main center of Thessaloniki during the Roman times. In the center of the market there is a large open space. Two main complexes of the market survived through time: 1. The Odeon ( conservatory ) which is … read more

Historic Squares

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Fountain Square No rating results yet

Fountain Square Thessaloniki In 1869 Sabris Pasha demolished the East Byzantine Walls of Thessaloniki, leaving an ugly gap in the area which the people of Thessaloniki really did not like. In 1889, order to cover this gap and to satisfy the people by making this part of the city more beautiful, the Midat [...]

Commerce Square No rating results yet

Emporiou Square Thessaloniki Today's Commerce Square used to be the conjunction of one of the oldest streets of Thessaloniki which connected the Gate of Gialos, which mean the Gate by the seashore with the Gateof Defterdar Hane which was located next to the White Tower. The road was only a few dozen meters [...]

Freedom Square No rating results yet

Freedom Square Thessaloniki Until 1870, half of the Freedom Square was not existing. It was one part of the sea. In 1870 the South Walls of Thessaloniki that were protecting the city from invaders started to be demolished in an effort to modernize the Ottoman Empire as it was starting to become a [...]

Vardaris Square No rating results yet

Vardaris Square or Democracy Square Thessaloniki During its history, Thessaloniki was protected by city Walls. In the location where Vardaris Square (or Democracy Square) currently is, the West Gate of the city used to exist. In that area the main streets of the city (Egnatia, Monastiriou, Lagada, Leoforos Nikis, Dodekanisou), were crossing and [...]

Governor’s Square No rating results yet

Governors Square Thessaloniki The Governor's square is located in front of the Ministry of Macedonia and Thrace at the centre of Thessaloniki. The Ministry of Macedonia and Thrace used to be the Governor's building during the late Ottoman period of Thessaloniki and this is how the Square got its name. Nowadays, the Governor's [...]

Navarinou Square | Galerius Palace No rating results yet

Navarinou Square | Galerius Palace Navarinou Square, is located downtown, at the heart of the center of Thessaloniki. It is located close to a very famous complex of Roman era buildings (Galerius Palace, Rotunda, Galerius Arch and Hippodrome) that was built during the times Galerius was one of the co-emperors of the Tetrarch [...]

Hippodrome Square No rating results yet

Hippodrome Square Thessaloniki Hippodrome square, is located in the centre of Thessaloniki, very close to Navarinou area. Hippodrome, was part of the complex of buildings that the Roman emperor Galerius built in Thessaloniki. Thus, the name of the square comes originates from this. The Hippodrome, is associated with one of Thessaloniki's most grey [...]