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Museum of Byzantine Culture

2 Leoforos Stratou, Thessaloniki 546 40, Greece
+30 231 086 8570
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2 Leoforos Stratou, Thessaloniki 546 40, Greece
+30 231 086 8570
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Reviewed 22 April 2016

Exhibits date back from the early christian to the post Byzantine. If going to the archeological museum of Thessaloniki museum, they do a ticket to both!

Thank Angela H
Reviewed 17 April 2016

This is not a 'starchitect' structure.....rather, a modest regional museum documenting the Byzantine presence in Thessaloniki. It underscores how important this city was to yet another culture. The truly outstanding exhibits are on the upper level where there are several rooms of outstanding, important Byzantine...More

Thank attillathehun
Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

I spent five hours in the museum and associated restaurant. They both were excellent. The gift shop was locked. Audio guides would be a great help. The museum is undoubtedly the best in the world for Byzantine culture and history. Istanbul really needs to build...More

Thank Vimcom
Reviewed 7 April 2016 via mobile

The museum has as main theme the old Christianity and show views of economic life, home and its equipment. It is really a very interesting report, as well as introduced samples and paintings. Furthermore it has information for iconoclasm and the Byzantine Empire.

1  Thank Antouli
Reviewed 3 April 2016 via mobile

Yesterday vusited the museun. The best things is the order and the wayvthey explained which really gives you a good undrestandong of byzantine emprire. Better than ghis is the design and the lighting which was great. Spend more than an hour and did not feel...More

Thank hossein s
Reviewed 29 March 2016

A beautiful and informative modern presentation of Early Christian and Byzantine art. Everything is superb including the stylish cafe.

Thank Hera38
Reviewed 26 March 2016

beautifully displays regional artifacts that concern the ancient empire. Everyday objects and artwork that reflect the social, religious and political aspects of this period are displayed in a dynamic and chronological way

Thank Monika D
Reviewed 15 March 2016

The exhibits of the museum are not so many yet. However besides the style of the exhibition which is excellent, the building in itself is worth seeing. An architectural beauty.

Thank Anastasia100100
Reviewed 7 March 2016 via mobile

Very interesting and a lot of things that you can find out about the history of Byzantine culture. There are a lot of icons and historical artifacts. Recommend to visit

Thank Juliet P
Reviewed 5 March 2016

Similar to the Archaeological Museum, it's not that large. we were able to see most of it in a few hours. Lots of massive pieces here and impressive displays. Not crowded. Would recommend.

Thank Kayla C
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