A MUSEUM FOR ALL

The Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki is one of the largest museums in Greece and the central museum of northern Greece. All visitors are welcome to experience its unique collections of ancient artefacts as well as its rich and extrovert cultural activities.

Exhibit of the month

Athena medallion from an official Macedonian chariot

The bronze medallion carrying the bust of Athena, found in the excavation of the Dioikitiriou Square in Thessaloniki, is a masterful example of late Hellenistic art (mid 2nd century BC.).

Athena medal