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Church of Agios Dimitrios

Agiou Dimitriou 83, Thessaloniki 546 33, Greece
+30 231 027 0008
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A must-see place in Thessaloniki

One of the oldest churches in Thessaloniki, really worth a visit. You can have a calm stroll... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Santwno
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Thessaloniki, Greece
Quiet place and big

It was very quiet and they didn't banned the access to no believers. It worths a visit if in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marcelo D
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Agiou Dimitriou 83, Thessaloniki 546 33, Greece
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Reviewed 1 week ago

One of the oldest churches in Thessaloniki, really worth a visit. You can have a calm stroll, admire the old frescos, see the tomb of saints and climb down to the hidden catacombs, without any admission price. Don't forget to visit it!

Thank Santwno
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was very quiet and they didn't banned the access to no believers. It worths a visit if in Thessaloniki

Thank Marcelo D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quaint church, visited this with about 25 friends and the narration about it’s history as received from the guide is quite absorbing ! Overall i would want yo visit again to hear more about the history and spiritual wellness!!

Thank Hemant B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This famous basilica dedicated to the Holy Demetrius is a must!!I recommend to read about its history, before you go, because it has a long history, from the roman era till the fire in 1917. After the fire the building was rebult and ,they discovered...More

Thank Annie W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

All pilgrimages must visit this amazing holy place in the heart of Thessaloniki city St Demetrius is he protector saint for the whole town and area

Thank Thelma P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit if you are in Thessaloniki, this church is very special and very easy to get to , we took a taxi from Aristodelous square and it cost only 4 euros.

Thank Cos S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I went to this church without reading about it and was disappointed that they did not have an audio guide to guide you through the church. There were so many details that I found out after visiting, like the old mosaic that surfaced after the...More

Thank GoldAdvice
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice large church, worth visiting. It is found at the age of the old town. A small square in front of the church. The most important feature of this church is the crypt.

Thank Valletta054
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Amazing to wander through the Crypt. The Church is beautiful but the crypt is so very uniquely interesting

Thank Adam J
Reviewed 6 November 2017

When we entered the church we just felt awe. It is just extraordinary. Church icons of St. Demetres are made of silver and gold. Maybe one of the most beautiful churches I have ever visited. There are 2 shops inside the church and there are...More

Thank ErmaMalekkidou
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Theresa D
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Response from Arthur A | Reviewed this property |
Monday is a holy day. Church will be open for Mass! Visit the catacombs!
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