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Rotunda

| Plateia Ag. Georgiou, Thessaloniki 546 35, Greece
+30 231 096 8860
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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| Plateia Ag. Georgiou, Thessaloniki 546 35, Greece
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+30 231 096 8860
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an absolutely massive building with walls several feet thick and a domed roof. It was built in the 4th century. The arches are covered in the finest mosaics and also all around the dome, there are also many painted walls. Alongside the Rotunda...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are many interesting sites in this historic city, but even if you have time for only a few, don't miss this one. This huge and beautifully preserved / restored building has a long and fastinating history, and has very beautiful mosaics throughout as well.

Thank fussytraveller29
Reviewed 1 week ago

This church is amazing. You must definitely visit it. It is in the centre of Thessaloniki. The ticket price is not expensive. This church is a gem about the history of the town.

Thank George T
Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing huge structure in Thessaloniki's city centre, the Rotundas' round dome dominates a large part of the city. The 2 euro entry is a surprisingly low fee. The building was constructed in the time of Roman Emperor Galerius as part of his huge palace...More

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

this tower is very old and brings respect. It is with history, mysterious and interesting place. I liked it

Thank Natasha S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visiting the Rotunda was like walking back in time. The building in itself is impressive, and has an interesting religious history - pagan, then Christian, muslim and Christian again, but anyway sacred. Interesting modaics. Worth a visit.

1  Thank Liliana36
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had the feeling that I was in a sacred place. The old stones impressed me thinking that they carry thousands of years of history. I was thinking apout the beginning of this world. Definetly see it.

Thank Bogdan B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Location not far from the major spots of the city center. Entrance fee is 6.00 euro. Inside seems to be an empty hollow circle of space. But once you follow the history by video, one will understand every stone in it. An altar can be...More

Thank Rainbowtravelgirl
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Impressive building in the center of the city. Although not to many things to see, but for 2 euros nice place to visit. Free for students.

1  Thank Artūrs C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The impressive Rotunda is still standing and parts of the original mosaics are still there for us to admire today. Definitely worth seeing for the mere 2€ entrance fee as this is a rarety!!

Thank sophiadunning
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