The Archaeological Museum at a Glance

A selection of key exhibits from the Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki.


The past is never far away in Thessaloniki. Some of the most important archaeological finds in the region are on display at the city’s Archaeological Museum. Ancient medallions, pottery and skillfully crafted gold tokens, including two of only three golden wreaths discovered globally, are some of the exhibits that will take you on a trip through the city’s ancient past.

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