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Church and Gardens

Attractive Byzantine church located in central Thessaloniki. Interior is small and ornate. Take the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
backpacker31
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Boynton Beach, Florida
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11th Century church with great surrounding garden

Located on Egnatia street, just one block to the west from Aristotelous sqr. can be reached easily... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Elias C
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Athens, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Attractive Byzantine church located in central Thessaloniki. Interior is small and ornate. Take the time to admire some of the frescoes as well as the exceptional stonework. Tropical-like, well manicured gardens lie adjacent to the church.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Located on Egnatia street, just one block to the west from Aristotelous sqr. can be reached easily. Beautiful church, both outside and inside (although visiting hours inside are limted), included in UNESCo list, with a beautiful surrounding garden. Built in early 11th century. Note that...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Elias C
Reviewed October 20, 2017

with an amazing rose garden and authentic frescos is a must visit when downtown in the city, plus the architecture of the church is rather interesting

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed September 24, 2017

I'd walked past this church a dozen times and finally stopped to take a look. It is small , intimate, perhaps 50-60 chairs total, set in wonderful tiered gardens of roses, lavender and cyprus trees. A delightful haven of tranquility and easy to spend time...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

Year 1028, this interesting church was built by a Byzantine official who was at the time governor of Longobardia (Southern Italy). As many local monuments, it is built below street level, which gives splendid photo opportunities. Easy to find at the eastern end of the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 31, 2017

We are a group of couples off of the Prinsendam that have chosen to walk into Thessaloniki for our self-guided shore excursion. It was very easy to find the church following the tourist info map and our phone offline gps. According to our info, Panagia...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Michael P
Reviewed July 20, 2017

This is a very lovely church on the corner of Egnatias and Chalkeon streets, in Kerkya (Corfu) Park, just a bit further down from the Greek/Roman Agora archaeological site. It has some beautiful icons and paintings and is really worth a look. It was built,...More

Date of experience: April 2017
2  Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed October 3, 2016 via mobile

Lovely Christian Orthodox Church by Platia Dikastirou in Thessaloniki in a leafy garden setting below the current street level - symmetrical with 3 rather tall arches and 3 domes. Close to Aristotelous and Egnatia St and the Roman ruins. A church with a long history...More

Date of experience: November 2015
1  Thank 135Eleni
Reviewed October 12, 2014

In a perfect position and quite nice, but definetely not my favourite in Thessaloniki. Take a quick look anyway, its positions allows you to do it without wasting too much time!

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank Davide G
Reviewed October 10, 2014

I like this church, but especially I love its beautiful garden. It is full of roses and so many colourful flowers. You can sit and relax there and, if you can, (I say this because sometimes, some churches are closed during a specific time of...More

Date of experience: December 2013
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