We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Book In Advance
All photos (51)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good34%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“big toe”(5 reviews)
“great man”(5 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Aristotle Square, Thessaloniki 546 24, Greece
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Statue of Aristotle
from US$512.00
More Info
from US$1,151.90
More Info
Reviews (172)
Filter reviews
62 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews aristotle square big toe great man left leg world history central point big square ancient times ancient greek philosopher philosophy alexander teacher pigeons legend pedestal bearing
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 62 reviews
Reviewed 12 November 2018

A statue of Aristoteles the Great Filosopher ,tutor of Alexander the Great(chosen by his Father King Fillip of Macedonia ) set in the most central point of the city and elegant (well reknown) Aristoteles square designed by the French architect Hernest Hebrar. The Renaissance of...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Vassos K
Reviewed 28 October 2018

I have always loved this square with houses, arcads, the sculpture. My favorite place in the city! It is very nice to sit down here...and simply enjoy it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank mv4235
Reviewed 22 October 2018

Located on a vast and open Aristotle Square, this statue is a nice hommage to one of the greatest minds of all times. I liked the square and you can find many interesting places (cafes, restaurants, bakeries with traditional products here. Lovely!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Borislav B
Reviewed 21 September 2018

Located in the city center huge square with named Aristotelus Square (what a surprise!) the statue is looking too small for a such huge neibourhood. Anyway, it is a great location and everybody strolling in thr town must look at this great GREEK philosof.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dan b
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Situated in one of the best places in the city, on your way from the center to the sea shore.Say hello to one of the greatest figures in history

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Yoav K
Reviewed 13 September 2018

Aristotle, who gives his name to the square around him, is rightly on display in the middle of it. The man who formalised and structured most of what was known at his time, from philosophy to medicine to drama to physics, and whose teaching, for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank LucioF_11
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Nothing amazing. Not even remarkable. But you have to check it out if you are in the area. It is just cool and in a cool location.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank macsterling
Reviewed 20 August 2018

Aristotle was a Great Greek man and visiting his statue is a must when in Thessaloniki. This is an interesting site.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Savvas123
Reviewed 7 August 2018 via mobile

I find the statue is to small! He was a big men, Greeks are very proud of him. Tip: hold his big toe for a second and you will feel how the wisdom and knowledge flowing from him to you. ;)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Janna T
Reviewed 29 July 2018

Grab a book and start reading by Aristotle feet. You’ll feel like you are back in time as there is also a koulouraki cart seller form the Byzantine times.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank lizgorgeous
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 63 nearby hotels
Electra Palace Thessaloniki
1,437 reviews
.07 km away
Hotel Luxembourg
267 reviews
.16 km away
The Excelsior
839 reviews
.18 km away
Andromeda Thessaloniki
238 reviews
.18 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 1,247 nearby restaurants
The Last Slice
296 reviews
.08 km away
368 reviews
.10 km away
505 reviews
.06 km away
Mono Unique Fresh
65 reviews
.07 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 363 nearby attractions
Aristotelous Square
2,303 reviews
.15 km away
White Tower of Thessaloniki
4,040 reviews
.15 km away
Mojo Bar
68 reviews
.04 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Statue of Aristotle staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines