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The Greek Agora and Roman Forum

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Thessaloniki, Greece
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"underground museum"
in 6 reviews
"street signs"
in 2 reviews
"below street level"
in 2 reviews
"archaeological site"
in 3 reviews
"bustling city"
in 2 reviews
"piece of history"
in 3 reviews
"worth a visit"
in 7 reviews
"interesting visit"
in 2 reviews
"agios dimitrios"
in 4 reviews
"interesting place"
in 3 reviews
"aristotelous square"
in 5 reviews
"meeting place"
in 2 reviews
"white tower"
in 2 reviews
"ruins"
in 28 reviews
"perimeter"
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"columns"
in 7 reviews
"amphitheatre"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This roman forum was built upon a greek forum(as usual) There is an underground museum there which I totally recommend.

Thank sarahperth2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The ruins of the Greek Agora and Roman Forum are in relatively good shape considering their age and location in the center of a busy city. It occupies a fairly large area. You can view the area from a far or pay a fee an...More

Thank Sam L
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Reviewed 7 January 2018

This place is very interesting Roman archaeological place... not so far from seaside and suggest everyone to spend 30 minutes to visit this interesting place

Thank Ненад Ц
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Reviewed 10 December 2017

Just a taste of the amazing Greek history. Between Aristotelous square and Saint Demetriou temple...

Thank mikecy
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

Roman Forum in fine condition, but seems as it's poorly supervised and cared about. Not a lot to see, it's a small and unremarkable place which you can visit for something like 1 or 2 EUR. Small museum underneath won't present you with anything you...More

Thank None N
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

I recommend you check the timetables before you go. I tried 2 times! Once you enter you can go ''underground'' and explore the roman remnants.

Thank valebrooking
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Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

Well conserved and peaceful area. It’s evocative of the ancient period. Built 2nd Century on top of previous agora there are ruins which look like part of an amphitheatre around an open area with columns and underground areas.wide expanse in the middle of a bustling...More

Thank Bluerobin59
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Reviewed 26 September 2017

Strangely enough the street signs indicate it as the "Roman Agora". In Latin it is called a forum, in ancient Greek an Agora - but the concept is the same. Here is where everything public (elections, electoral speeches, public addresses, trials, ...) took place. Of...More

Thank lilliputz
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Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This site made my entire trip. Coming from a country where archeological findings/sites aren't much more that a few plates, cups or cutlery this place fulfilled all my desires and really let me envision the 2000+ years of history! The site is easily accessible and...More

Thank Fathi_Huss
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

A trip to remember if you visit Tessaloniki- situated in the heart of the city close to important landmarks of the city such as the church of Agios Dimitrios and the central Aristotelous Square-you definitely need a guide to explain the history of the place...More

Thank ktpkektf
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