The Palace of Galerius, Thessaloniki

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  • Among the most remarkable monuments which have survived until our days from the Roman era, across Thessaloniki. The Galerius loved this city and demonstrated practical building construction expensive and huge. A part of the love of this reached up to the present day, and is today a very popular meeting point of young in age and placing the city's residents.
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  • It’s easily understood that Roman rulers like Galerius soon realized the potential this city had and tried to take advantage of its location between Rome and Constantinople. Galerius worked to make Th...  more »
  • This place we came as part of a tour and after we visited the victory arch of Galerius. In Salonika and on this site in particular that in fact the whole city here not required as Museum entry. Representing the most throughout the city. In the case of a complex of Roman rule together with the Arc de Triomphe and the Rotunda all built along one axis. Today on my side it's length axis there are many shops and cafes. Look at the space of the imagination of archaeologists, and historical information on the subject for a great experience. After Galerius ' victory over the Persians, he invested a lot of effort to increase screening of Thessaloniki. Significant resources have been invested to put in this area of administrative structures. The structures were very luxurious to view approved of the Emperor and the Empire's strength. The resistance was an important trade route that runs throughout the Empire Via Egnatia: some additional structures such as nimpoth (Roman fountains) and more. Total built-up area was approximately 150,000 square meters (including the Rotunda area). From this point we continued on foot towards the Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki.
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