Municipal Art Gallery
Why locals love it
This old building-once the family house of one of the wealtiest Jewish families of the city- now hosts the Municipali Art Gallery of Thessaloniki. It holds art exchibitions for both its permanent art collections and temporary ones. It i also famous for the love story between the Jewish daughter of the owner and a Catholic military captain.
Why you should visit it
For those who are interested in Arts this is definitelly one of the places they shouldn't miss while they visit Thessaloniki. As it combines various art trends it is the perfect spot for the architecture lovers. For the romantics,this is the site of a beautiful love story between 2 people of different classes & religions who managed to be together!
The basement has an exchibition about the Diaz family, the former owners of the building while on the first 2 floors there are pieces of Byzantine Art