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Museum of the Macedonian Struggle

23 Proxenou Koromila Labrou, Thessaloniki 546 22, Greece
+30 231 022 9778
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The Musesum of the Macedonian Struggle is a historical museum that presents the local history and cultural identity of Macedonia, keeping alive the memory of the struggles of Hellenism and highlighting the role of ordinary people who left indelible traces in a diverse cultural heritage. With the tours one discovers a lesser known but ideologically charged chapter of the Greek and Balkan history of the late 19th and early 20th centuries. The Museum is open to the public Monday-Friday 9:00-14:00 and Saturday 10:00-14:00.
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23 Proxenou Koromila Labrou, Thessaloniki 546 22, Greece
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have been to the other museums of Thessaloniki, but I never knew of the existence of this one. I had the idea to look for a museum on the history of Thessaloniki and the region, especially since the 1800s, as I was curious to...More

Thank AnimaGR
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

This is a hidden gem. Do go , it's so enlightening. The staff are really helpful and I learnt so much. A lovely small museum

Thank mike c
Reviewed 15 May 2017

The museum closes early, however they were nice enough to let us in, even though they were about to close. Nice building and well-told story of the Macedonian identity. Learned something new, and that is what you visit museums for I guess!

Thank wvdoes
Reviewed 22 April 2017

Arrived there at 3.30 on our last day in Thessaloniki and unfortunately it closes at 3 so we only saw the outside of it. If we ever go to Thessaloniki again, we'll go there in the morning. The building looks very nice.

Thank 503dr
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

The museum is well organized and the people there are very well trained to give the visitors any info they require. Thanks!

Thank evdopapa
Reviewed 21 March 2017

Well worth a visit to increase understanding of Macedonian identity and the late 19th/early 20th century conflicts in this part of Greece. A collection of photos , artefacts, portraits and dioramas + two good video shows tell these stories effectively. At only 2E (1E for...More

Thank min88258
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Not familiar with the Macedonian struggle,I went to the museum because I was walking by it. I was warmly greeted and offered assistance in watching a film. The museum portrays well the struggle . . . and a struggle it was. I am glad they...More

1  Thank MAJ_Dave44
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Very well put together, albeit small, museum about the Macedonia Struggle. Well organized and just the right length for the material that was presented - coming from almost no background on the subject as it is glossed over in the States. It was one of...More

Thank Aaron M
Reviewed 29 December 2016

I have been in this museum during my trip to Thessaloniki city. The museum is located near the center of city. The guide was very kind, pleasant and informed me about the Macedonian struggle. I recommend to visit it if you have the chance, it...More

Thank Karapet Gary M
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a very well laid out museum with full English descriptions and explanations throughout. It's not too large but it's packed with fascinating information about how the local Greek population fought for what they have today. What a struggle !! Once you have seen...More

Thank kencoll
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