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Insectopia - CLOSED

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A must see place

Insectopia is an amazing place especially for kids. It is so rare for the kids to see and observe... read more

Reviewed 27 February 2015
Tryfon A
Thessaloniki, Greece
really exciting!

I have visited the exhibition twice and can only recommend it to everyone who is interested in... read more

Reviewed 6 January 2015
Munich, Germany
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27 Feb 2015
“A must see place”
5 Jan 2015
“really exciting!”
Insectopia will be closed temporarily from 19th of January 2015. Insectopia is a unique exhibition of its kind. It is the biggest and more complete private collection of ant colonies in Europe. The exhibition has been running in the city of...more
119 Nea Monastiriou | Melissari Hall / Eleftherio-Kordelio, Thessaloniki 563 34, Greece
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Reviewed 27 February 2015

Insectopia is an amazing place especially for kids. It is so rare for the kids to see and observe the behavior of the insects in the middle of a city. The people there were very helpful explaining fascinating details from the life of the insects....More

Date of experience: January 2015
1  Thank Tryfon A
Reviewed 6 January 2015

I have visited the exhibition twice and can only recommend it to everyone who is interested in nature and biology. The most interesting part in my opinion are the ants as they organize themselves so well and find different ways to communicate and solve problems....More

Date of experience: January 2015
3  Thank LaouraD
Reviewed 23 November 2014

It was a great, amazing experience, very interesting and facinating. A uniqe exhibition due to special guide by Mr. Sarioglou. Really nice and proffesional. We were excited by the world of Ants, the spiders and by so many other insects and reptiles. Thank you so...More

Date of experience: October 2014
8  Thank sinan d
Reviewed 17 November 2014

relatively new location so not as many exhibits as they would like - but a good collection of insects and a few snakes.

Date of experience: October 2014
6  Thank Ralph P
Reviewed 8 November 2014

Living insects and bugs..I loved the variety I also liked the price I didn't like the location but ok

Date of experience: November 2014
8  Thank Kasey R
Reviewed 15 October 2014

We want with our kids (6,10,12) And It was very very interesting. We were lucky because we arrived on sunday- The day the feed some of the snakes which was fascinating, but I'm sure that you can watch interesting things any other day as well....More

Date of experience: October 2014
9  Thank Gilly P
Reviewed 14 October 2014

The exhibition is located in the outskirts of Thessaloniki and is very varied and well organized. The curators were amiable and helpful. Time well spent!!

Date of experience: October 2014
8  Thank shreky1
Reviewed 1 October 2014

I visited here with my friend and it was really worth to visit! Exhibition was really interesting and I'm really happy that I visited at Insectopia.

Date of experience: September 2014
5  Thank 793helen
Reviewed 26 September 2014

I accidentally (!) found this exhibition today, and it is sad that it was accidentally because it's quite a bit from the city centre. I'm happy that I entered the Building, because I had a very interesting expierence, although I've seen quite some exhibitions like...More

Date of experience: September 2014
6  Thank Liz B
Reviewed 16 September 2014

When me and my 6 other friends saw that this is the No1 attraction in Thessaloniki, we were full of doubts. Is there any chance that this exhibition is better than any Ouzo tavern, fried fish restaurant, food Market, bar or even the white tower...More

Date of experience: September 2014
8  Thank Hanan N
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