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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  • Very special feeling inside,unusual smell. The saint Demetreus's is famous for his 15 miracles. Great monument of Byzantine epoch.  more »
  • Visit Saint Dimitrios church and truly feel blessed. Light a candle, pray, and take in a bit of byzantine history.  more »

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