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Best thing to do in Thessaloniki

We spent a full day with Hella and had a wonderful experience we will never forget. Hella is a... read more

Reviewed November 12, 2018
Adiweinberger
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Important for every Jewish and Israeli

Important for every Jewish and Israeli to see what happened. Not big but gives you the history and... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
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Reviewed November 12, 2018 via mobile

We spent a full day with Hella and had a wonderful experience we will never forget. Hella is a gifted and passionate guide and she took us to an incredible journey in her city and the history of the Jewish community over thousands of years....More

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank Adiweinberger
Reviewed October 2, 2018

Important for every Jewish and Israeli to see what happened. Not big but gives you the history and the jewish life in Thessalomiki till the 2nd world war.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank mr S
Reviewed September 27, 2018

I take my hat off to Hella, and so does my wife and another couple who was with us in Salonika. Not sure words can describe our experience nor our deep appreciation of the time we spent with Hella during the tour of the city....More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed July 30, 2018

Thessaloniki (also known as Salonika) has a lot to offer. There are very interesting and beautiful things to see and do. Especailly recommend the White Tower, the Science Center and the two shuls (one prewar and the other relatively new).

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank JULIUSL253
Reviewed June 27, 2018

To walk around and learn about the glorious history of the Jews of Thessaloniki, who at a certain time were a majority in this city. On Fridays, all the businesses, including the port, were closed because of the Sabbath. Of the 56,000 Jews who lived...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank יהודה ש
Reviewed June 13, 2018

Thessaloniki is a fascinating place with a rich history from ancient to modern times. There is a lot of contested and unsettled history over that long sweep, especially as it regards the Jews of Thessaloniki who date to ancient times, were the majority of the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed September 27, 2017

We had a private tour with Anet Matza Kleinman who was very professional and exteremly nice!We visited the jewish Museum, 2 synagogues Yad lezicaron and Monastion, the jewish neighborhood, the old railway station where jews were taken to the camps. This tour is a must...More

Date of experience: September 2017
6  Thank 672nitzad
Reviewed September 20, 2017

We had a great half day driving tour of Thessaloniki with emphasis on Jewish history. Our tour guide was Maria Kyriakidou. We took the tour on our first day in the city and she gave us a wonderful orientation. We had specific interest in the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank VVThanx
Reviewed May 8, 2017

the fire of 1917 of thessaloniki city havent left to many buildings of the jewish quarter but still there are few now as the modiano market and some buildings in tsimiski street.the jewish people were almost the one third of citys inhabitants and jewish history...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed November 20, 2016

We had a tour with Hella Matalon, and it was amazing. Hella's personal family stories added so much to the experience. We met up with Hella at the hotel lobby she gave us a thorough introduction to the timeline of Jewish history in Thessaloniki Then...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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info@jmth.gr the e mail of the jewish museum of thessaloniki. try to contact them or much better the jewish museum of thessaloniki they will help you for sure.
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