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Waterfront Art Installation

Attractive sculpture situated at the foot of Thessaloniki’s waterfront. Comprised of numerous... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
backpacker31
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Boynton Beach, Florida
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Nice spot

Wonderful place to sit, rest, discuss and watch the Aegean Sea. As you can see, my company and me... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2018
redman5314
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Egaleo, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attractive sculpture situated at the foot of Thessaloniki’s waterfront. Comprised of numerous umbrella sculptures attached to fixed poles, it is an attractive and unique piece of art. With areas to sit surrounding the sculpture, it makes for a nice place to relax and watch the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank backpacker31
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Wonderful place to sit, rest, discuss and watch the Aegean Sea. As you can see, my company and me, we also had a nap!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank redman5314
Reviewed September 13, 2018

Originally built in the 1990s for the Biennale in Venice, the Umbrellas have now been in Thessaloniki for over 20 years, and grace with their beauty and originality the new waterfront area. Beyond their intrinsic beauty, one can admire the technicalities of the construction, and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LucioF_11
Reviewed September 2, 2018

Situated at the harbour promenade. Nice statue of umbrellas but that's all. Nice to see and take a few pictures.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank JohannaHave
Reviewed August 11, 2018

Great and easy place to take pictures during a pleasant walk at the Thessaloniki promenade. Amusing sculpture created by one of the famous Greek sculptures and architects George Zongolopoulos in 1997, a copy of the Venice biennale exhibition installation of 1995, which celebrated Thessaloniki as...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

If you love photography you must see Umbrellas. They are located right next to the sea, 5 minutes away from The White Tower and Alexander the Great Statue.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank AnjaM1548
Reviewed July 4, 2018 via mobile

The umbrellas are funny and artistic. If you are in Thessaloniki, you must see it. The umbrellas are located near the sea. In night the monument is lighted.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank marianngabriella
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

It’s a good place to have a good time with your partner near the sea with the great umbrellas But recently a lot of refuges go there and sometimes the make noise and distribute

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank abu5laif
Reviewed March 30, 2018

This sculpture is right on the seafront, close to the White Tower and Alexander the Great memorial. On a sunny day or warm evening, it is lovely to walk to and you can take some great photos, especially as it faces the direction of the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Lgrace01
Reviewed February 12, 2018

Interesting sculpture on the waterfront incorporating umbrellas into the work. It's right on the promenade along the water.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Sam L
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