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

Marble disc with painted representation of a discus thrower

The marble disc A 1168, from the Archaeological Museum of Paros, was found at the cemetery of ancient Paros (Paroikia), laid over the lid of a cremation urn that contained the ashes of the deceased

Marble disc with painted representation of a discus thrower