Museums and arts

 

A great number of museums operate throughout the country. Visitors are afforded the opportunity to admire unique artefacts and scientific achievements produced on Greek territory more than 6.000 years ago.

Operating hours
Most state-run museums are open on all weekdays except Monday. Museums are closed on the following public holidays:
January 1st, Good Friday, Easter Day, May 1st, Christmas (December 25 & 26). As regards other public holidays, check with the information centre of the museum you wish to visit to verify opening hours and days.

On the whole, Thessaloniki museums and art collections are categorised as follows:
Museums – Galleries – Cultural Institutions

Museum

Address

Contact

Archaelogical Museum of Thessaloniki 6 M. Andronikidou St. - YMCA Square tel. 2310 830 538
website: www.amth.gr
Museum of Byzantine Culture  2 Stratou Avenue tel. 2310 868 570
website: www.mbp.gr
Musum for the History and the Art of Thessaloniki (White Tower)   Tel: 2310 267 832
History Center  of Thessaloniki   Tel: 2310 264 668
Telloglion Foundation of Aristotle University of Thessaloniki 159A Agiou Dimitriou St tel. 2310 991 610
website:http://www.web.auth.gr.teloglion
Gallery of the Society for Macedonian Studies 4 Nikolaou Germanou Str tel. 2310 238 601
State Museum of Contemporary Art 21 Kolokotroni St., Moni Lazariston tel. 2310 589 140 – 2 , 589 143
Website: www.greekstatemuseum.com, www.visualarts.gr
Thessaloniki Center for Contemporary Art Warehouse 1, Port tel. 2310 546 683, 593 270 – 1
website: www.cact.gr
Macedonian Museum of Modern Art 154 Egnatia St. – Inside the Thessaloniki Trade Fair Building tel. 2310 240 002, 2310 281 212
website: mmcart@mmca.org.gr
Museum of Cinema of Thessaloniki  Warehouse A – Thessaloniki Port tel. 2310 508 398/7
website: www.cinemuseum.gr
Folklore and Ethnological Museum of Macedonia – Thrace 68 Vas. Olgas Ave., tel. 2310 830 591
Foundation of the Macedonian Struggle Museum 23 Proxenou Koromila St tel. 2310 229 778
website:  www.macedonian-heritage.gr
Museum of the Crypt of St. Dimitrios Church   Tel: 2310 213 627
Rotonda – kamara (The Arc of Galerius)   Tel: 2310 213 627
Sports Museum Juncion of 3rd September |St. & Agiou Dimitriou St tel. 2310 968 531-2
website: http//www.musathl@otenet.gr
Thessaloniki Science Dissemination Centre & Technology Museum “Noesis” 6th km of Thessaloniki – Thermi Road, 66 Bus Route, beginning at Harilaou terminal (Nea Elvetia district) at “EGNATIA ODOS” stop tel. 2310 483 000
website: www.tmth.edu.gr
Technical Museum of Thessaloniki   Tel: 2310 799 773
Municipal Art Gallery of Thessaloniki Junction of 162 Vas. Olgas Ave. & 25th Martiou St tel. 2310 425 531
Museum of Architecture   Tel: 2310 992 634
Museum Design of Thessaloniki   Tel: 2310 263 043
Museum of Paleontology   El: 2310 991 406
Children’s Museum 11 Gorgous St., Ano Poli (Old City), tel. 2310 968 769
Museum of Pontus Women’s Welfare Organization 107 Vas, Olgas Ave tel. 2310 814 403 – 830 665
e – mail: http.www.merimna@hol.gr
Jewish Museum of Thessaloniki : 13 Agiou Mina St tel. 2310 250 406
website: www.jmth.gr
War Museum – Thessaloniki Branch Field of Mars (Pedion Areos) Camp(BST 903) tel. 2310 893 731
Museum of Water Supply of Thessaloniki   Tel: 2310 514 029
Musical museum of Macedonia   Tel: 2310 226 170
Organization of Thessaloniki Concert Hall   Tel: 2310 895 800
Museum of Photography of Thessaloniki Storage area A. Port of Thessaloniki Tel. 2310 566 716, FAX 2310 566 717
website: www.thmphoto.gr

For more information we suggest you the following link:
http://www.thessalonikicity.gr/English/yppol/museums.htm