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Paleochristian and Byzantine Monuments of Thessalonika

Thessaloniki, Greece
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Impressive

I think as we were only in Thessaloniki for a short trip we probably haven't seen all the historic... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
503dr
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Greece
Galerius' Arch and Rotunda

This arch is certainly worth going to and further up the road the Rotunda externally as well as... read more

Reviewed 17 April 2017
Paul460h
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Adelaide, Australia
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“every corner” (3 reviews)
“ano poli” (3 reviews)
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Thessaloniki, Greece
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Reviewed 23 April 2017

I think as we were only in Thessaloniki for a short trip we probably haven't seen all the historic artifacts that this wonderful city has tucked away.

Thank 503dr
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This arch is certainly worth going to and further up the road the Rotunda externally as well as inside is better again.

Thank Paul460h
Reviewed 28 March 2017

No reason to try to view this year. Told scaffolding is to be only thing to view until February 2018

1  Thank ParadiseCollectibles
Reviewed 23 November 2016

Thankfully well preserved in the heart of the city, surrounded by shops and cafes. Many of these old sites take you a little by surprise as you simply wander the streets.....just keep walking, around each corner there will be another amazing site & sight!

Thank Folies
Reviewed 7 November 2016

If you are in the area then the arch way is worth a look, mainly to be astounded by how it is still standing (old photos shows that trams used to run under this arch along the main street) but there is also some nice...More

Thank mykingfu
Reviewed 4 November 2016

It is worth seeing if you happen to already be in the area, but I am not so sure it is worth a separate trip or getting out and spending much time here. We just took pictures as we drove by. While impressive in itself,...More

Thank tinaNtravel
Reviewed 21 September 2016

The walled city and its monuments can reasonably be called an open Byzantine Museum. All city monuments, Byzantine, Post-Byzantine and Ottoman – have been declared as historical landmark monuments. Fifteen of the Early Christian-Byzantine monuments were included in the UNESCO World Heritage List in 1988....More

Thank Yiorgos B
Reviewed 20 September 2016

This arch monument has great detail weird to see it in the middle of this busy city with flats in the background spoiling this great pice of history

Thank adam k
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Somehow like Rome , Thessaloniki is an open air museum . whenever around centre , you will have the opportunity to observe this heritage of post-roman , Christian and Byzantine eras. !!!

Thank MrTBeirut
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

The number of old Cristian, late Roman and early Byzantine monuments and churches in the city is amazing and they are spreaded from the sea to Ano Poli and from the west to the east. Besides the most popular ones like Rotunda, Arch of Galerius,...More

1  Thank Boris B
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Sergio S
what is the price to access Paleochristian and Byzantine Monuments of Thessalonika?
25 January 2016|
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Response from vatatzis |
Zero my friends.
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