Hagios Demetrios, Thessaloniki

Dedicated to the patron saint of Thessaloniki, represents one of the city's most recognizable Byzantine structures. Designated as a World Heritage Site, the church was built when Thessaloniki was one of the urban centers in the Byzantine Empire. Admire well-preserved mosaic panels from the 8th century, which depict scenes from Saint Demetrius' life and are rare examples of religious art from the so-called Using our world travel planner, Thessaloniki attractions like Hagios Demetrios can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • The Church of the Great martyr of St. Demetrius of Myrovlyth! A monument of great architectural beauty! Place of holy, prayer and contemplation! High religious and historical significance!
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  • Agios Dimitrios is the most famous church of Thessaloniki. Worth a visit. There is no room for parking...
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