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Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki

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Manoli Andronikou 6 | Manoli Andronikou 6, 54013, Thessaloniki 54013, Greece
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Well organised museum. In the entrance there are lockers where you lock your stuff for safety reasons of museum and for your convenience. Exhibition starts from the orange wall. There's explanation for everything in greek/english, also there are quick videos. Rich information for the ancient...More

Thank tamara S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great museum with many interesting exhibits it will not bore you the history it present has a good timeline from the creation of macedonia to roman times.Nice educational videos with translation.The place of the museum is great right next to byzantine museum and next to...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This great museum holds and interprets artifacts from the Archaic, Classical, Hellenistic and Roman periods, mostly from the city of Thessaloniki but also from the region of Macedonia in general.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Archeological museum of Thessaloniki is housed in a building designed by architect Patroklos Karantinos and is an example of the modern architectural trends of Greece. It is found just opposite to Thessaloniki International Trade Fair buildings ,in the city center. The lucky visitor can...More

Thank Teddy V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

When we think of ancient Greece, we often think of Athens as its center. The Archeological Museum in Thessaloniki helps one appreciate the importance and accomplishments of the Macedonian region even before the conquests of its most famous son, Alexander the Great. The museum explores...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

From the outside : horrible building - somwhere in between a bus station and a primary school ! From the inside : plenty of highly interesting items on display , some of which you will hardly find anywhere else ! Absolutely worth the visit if...More

Thank kingofpeppange
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My husband and I thoroughly enjoyed our morning visit to this museum. The treasures are priceless and the explanations are thoughtful and well-placed.

Thank Marcia B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This spacious museum has an incredible array of artefacts and is clearly marked. Strongly recommend a visit.

1  Thank AnnaDominica
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you know nothing of the Byzantine time thenyou are in for a treat. if you are a historian then the richness and depth of this museum will make you smile. The resturant is excellent and one of the best in town.

1  Thank pdwrs
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I enjoyed this museum. It is well laid out and the displays are spectacular, especially the gold treasures. A splendid history lesson.

1  Thank gbarrington2018
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January 7, 2018|
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Response from Aristides-Mitakos | Property representative |
Usually the opening hours are: Holy Saturday (April 7): 09:00 - 16:00 (or 08:00 - 15:00) Easter Sunday (April 8): closed Easter Monday (April 9): 09:00 - 16:00
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February 17, 2017|
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Response from Aristides-Mitakos | Property representative |
Dear Christina S, Thank you for your interest in visiting the Archeological Museum of Thessaloniki. From 1st of November to 31st of March the admission fee is 4 euros (reduced) for every visitor. From 1st of April to 31st of... More
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