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
The Thessaloniki Historical Center is located in front of the Hippodrome Square. It is a research institute which was founded in 1983 and has been housed since 1995 in the building which is located until today. The Historical center is a service of the municipality of Thessaloniki and its purpose and mission is to investigate the history of Thessaloniki, acquire, maintain and classify and showcase material related with its history. It is overseen by an advisory committee which includes university professors, Thessaloniki writers, journalists and aldermen. Inside the building the visitor can also find a related topic library which is though not a lending library. An other activity which runs by the Historical Center of Thessaloniki is to organize events including exhibitions of historical documents, lectures and conferences in order to make Thessaloniki’s History known to more people and promote the scientific contribution of the city’s history. Through its historical archive the center provides to the public a valuable source of information that keeps the city connected to its past since the beginning of the 20th century and until today.
Address: Platia Ippodromiou1, 54621, Thessaloniki, Greece Open Hours: Summer Monday-Friday: 09:00-14:00 and 17:00-20:00, Winter Monday-Friday: 09:30-13:30 and 18:00-21:00 Phone: 0030 2310264668 Website:Thessaloniki History Center