Museum of Byzantine Culture, Thessaloniki

Categories: Art Museums, History Museums, Museums
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4.4/5 based on 600+ reviews on the web
Preserving the Byzantine heritage of the region, Museum of Byzantine Culture provides insight into the cultural influences on Greece. The galleries are filled with gold-plated religious artifacts representing the Orthodox roots that continue to play an important role in Greek traditions. Almost 3,000 artifacts date from the early Christian period to after the Ottoman Empire. The museum also hosts temporary exhibits in the large galleries, such as the displays showcasing ancient documents or modern photography. Visit the attraction's website for a list of exhibits or to see a schedule of classes available as part of the educational program. Put Museum of Byzantine Culture into our Thessaloniki trip itinerary planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Thessaloniki.
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  • The city had great prosperity in the Byzantine period and the Museum has this part of town. Worth the visit.
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  • in ten rooms, the history and culture of byzantium from before roman takeover and through the end of the ottoman era are yours. also, a small pub/bar for drinks and light snacks in the basement. 
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  • Very important museum for a vyzantine city. Lots of exhibits and architecturally interesting.
  • One of the best museums in our city
  • One of the most beautiful museums of Thessaloniki when it has exhibitions
  • Give it 2 hours and you'll love it.
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