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

Gold medallion depicting Olympias

The gold medallion was bought at an auction in November 1962 at the behest of the then-prime minister Konstantinos Karamanlis, and was handed over to the Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki which had just opened to the public a month before.