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Our tour group visited in the evening and it was very quiet. This very modern museum has excellent English labeling. It is well-organized and explains the history, art work, and artifacts very well to the traveler unfamiliar with this epoch.
for those who love byzantine culture and icons this is a must to visit place . it is full with ancient items eg icons and mosaic a three floor building it take 1 hour maximum to see everything. vey nice
This museum is an absolute must see if visiting Thessaloniki.
It’s design, both internally and externally, are just wonderful.
The content is so comprehensive that a visit of less than two hours is impossible.
Byzantine art/culture isn't my cup of tea, so I won't say anything about the actual exhibit, except that a typical visit will take around 2-3 hours. Friends of mine have claimed that the museum is nice
;-) The building itself is very nice in terms...More
this museum is definitely a must see when visiting thessaloniki. it is wonderfully organized, curated, the building itself reminiscent of byzantine architecture with red bricks...however, i have to strongly point out that the focus is only on byzantine period in greece, while omitting all other...More