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
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
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
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
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
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
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National Bank of North Greece Cultural Center
The National Bank of North’s Greece Cultural Center is located at the east side of Thessaloniki in the restored Villa Ahmet Kapanji, which was built in 1898. It was founded in January 1989 and operated as the Cultural Center of MIET until February 1997. The center has always hosted exhibitions related with arts (paintings, prints, photography, architecture) and for more than 10 years it was hosting its permanent MIET collection. Apart from this it was also hosting exhibitions which were related with the Thessaloniki history, refugees etc. Since 1997, the National Bank of Greece subsumed its cultural centers in Athens, Thessaloniki and Patras under the Cultural Foundation of the National Bank of Greece (MIET) and expanded it activities mainly in the arts field.
In our days it is one of the Cultural Center is one of the three venues that houses exhibitions organized by the Municipal Gallery of Thessaloniki. Its main mission is to facilitate by disposing its space to cultural buddies that do not have spaces to develop their activities. Apart from this, the center has an educational mission and in order to fulfill it is hosts lectures and produces publications to promote the arts to the public and to students and related academics.