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| Plateia Ag. Georgiou, Thessaloniki 546 35, Greece
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Reviewed yesterday

We It only from the outside. It looked very imposing and interesting. There were sign explaining the history which was interesting.

Thank perakash
Reviewed 1 week ago

Built as a mausoleum for either Galerius or Constantine around 300 AD, in the style of the Roman Pantheon, this exquisite monument went through all the transformations of the sacred building in Thessaloniki: first as a Byzantine church, than as a Mosque (with the only...More

1  Thank Lucio F
Reviewed 1 week ago

excellent acoustic, the oldest functional building in the city build to be a mausoleum but remaining a church for 1200 years; then, more than 300 yrs as a mosque; then, after 1912, being church again....such a story, isn't it fortunately, the Greeks kept the minaret,...More

1  Thank PopisteanuG
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of the more amazing sights in Thess. The place is remarkable artistically and architecturally. Beautiful murals and the stunning size make it a must.

1  Thank macsterling
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Really worth the trip to see a very historical building with amazing murals inside. Well worth 2 euros

1  Thank DamianFleming
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We actually came across this palace by accident, walking by. From the outside, it seems rather interesting and small, but the inside is voluminous and great, with lots of preserved frescoes from the Byzantine and Turkish period. The place was built as a Roman sacred...More

1  Thank karajeca
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Rotunda is a nice historic site in Thessaloniki and it is worth visiting. It gives the visitor a freling of the city in the past.

Thank Savvas123
Reviewed 12 August 2018

I haven’t read much of the detailed reviews of it and when I and my partner were passing by we decided to get inside. There was nothing more than the surprise we have experienced when we got in. There is nothing outside which can tell...More

1  Thank Ava_Wind
Reviewed 8 August 2018 via mobile

Had a quick visit before leaving the city it’s a lovely old church and worth the 2€ entry. Doesn’t take long to read the information inside the compound so if you allowed 30mins for the visit that’s fine. P.s. closed on Mondays!! I learnt that...More

1  Thank BDownUnderB
Reviewed 1 August 2018

The magnificent ancient Roman rotunda was huge with wonderful frescoes inside and beside it a massive minaret - one of the few in Greece to survive the departure of the Muslims in 1923. You can see this distinctive building from all over Thessa but especially...More

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