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Church of Agios Dimitrios

Agiou Dimitriou | Corner of Ayiou Dimitriou and Ayiou Nikolaou, Thessaloniki 546 33, Greece
+30 231 027 0008
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Agiou Dimitriou | Corner of Ayiou Dimitriou and Ayiou Nikolaou, Thessaloniki 546 33, Greece
+30 231 027 0008
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The building is of classic Byzantine period architecture. It is highly decorated inside with many Ikons. Locals come to the church to light candles and kiss the various Ikons. It is just nice to sit quietly and take it all in. We found all the...More

Thank Paul H
Reviewed 5 days ago

I love this church. It is so huge and it is full of history. The day that celebrates thousands of people visit it. The most amazing part is the old church down of the new one. But this part is open only until noon.

Thank George T
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a spectacular church in the centre of Thessaloniki. It is located on the street of the same name. It is free to enter as are all churches in Greece. The interior is just as spectacular as the outside of the building. Beautiful mosaics,...More

Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing building with a long history. It's a popular place but worthwhile for 1 hour visit. We had a guide to tell us the history.

Thank GuidoScotland
Reviewed 1 week ago

A place to prey with a troubled history (first a pagan monument, then Christian, then Ottoman and then Christian again!) and an unexpected architecture. The columns are taken from several other monuments. Take a moment to relax and visit this church in the honour of...More

Thank Liliana36
Reviewed 1 week ago

Church of Agios Dimitrios is a really nice building, very somptuous inside, the biggest church of the region.

Thank Manuela L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A monument of Orthodoxy and at the same time an archeological place to visit. Visit the catacomb and the prison of Saint Dimitrios. Pray and relax your soul in the church of Saint Dimitrios

1  Thank maria306el
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The cathedral of st.Dimitrios is one of the biggest orthodox churches in Thessaloniki. It deserves to pay a visit to the catacombs underneath the church.

Thank NikosDeli
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It's roots came from the Roman empire, it contitue to exist throught the Byzantine empire as a christian church, survice the Opoman Empire as a muslim temenos, survived the great fire of the city of Thessaloniki in 1917 and is now once again a christian...More

Thank zoechriso
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I read that this is the biggest church in Greece. It it a lovely cool place. It is perfect to stay in during a hot day.

Thank Bogdan B
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Theresa D
14 August 2016|
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Response from Arthur A | Reviewed this property |
Monday is a holy day. Church will be open for Mass! Visit the catacombs!