Thessaloniki Olympic Museum
The unique Olympic Museum of Greece,is situated at Thessaloniki,Greece.The museum is located on the confluence and educational,athletic and cultural routes of the city.It stands next to the Kaftanzoglio National Stadium and the Aristotle University.The museum was established in 1998 with the name “Sports Museum” being the unique sports museum in Greece with the support of the Ministry of Culture,the Special Secretariat for Sports of Macedonia-Thrace,Athletic Unions and Associations of Local Authorities.The aim of the museum is to collect,conserve,record and establish the sport history and to promote it in an active and vivid place, having a mainly educative character.Since its establishment and until 2004 year of Athens Olympic Games the Museum was housed on the floor of a neo-classical building, where the limited space that was accorded by the Hellenic Railways Organization (OSE) of 300m2,constrained its exhibitional and educational activities.
Is a 76-metre-tall tower located in the Thessaloniki International Exhibition Center in central Thessaloniki, Greece. The tower opened in 1966 and was renovated in 2005.The tower was designed by Greek architect A. Anastasiadis and was completed in 1965,with the first black and white broadcasts on a Greek television network taking place from the tower in 1966.The tower was also used in the 1970s to support the antennas of an experimental VHF analogue mobile telephone network.Today it is used by the Cosmote cellular mobile telephone network.The tower today,other than its status as a modern monument of the city and its use by Cosmote,opens up for events and exhibitions during the Thessaloniki International Trade Fair,while a revolving restaurant operates year round on the top floor.
White Tower of Thessaloniki
Is a monument and museum on the waterfront of the city of Thessaloniki,capital of the region of Macedonia in northern Greece and a symbol of Greek sovereignty over Macedonia.The present tower replaced an old Byzantine fortification which was mentioned around the 12th century and reconstructed by the Ottomans to fortify the city's harbour,it became a notorious prison and scene of mass executions during the period of Ottoman rule. It was substantially remodeled and its exterior was whitewashed after Greece gained control of the city in 1912.It has been adopted as the symbol of the city.The Tower is now a buff colour but has retained the name White Tower.It now stands on Thessaloniki's waterfront boulevard, Nikis (Victory) Street. It houses a museum dedicated to the history of Thessaloniki and is one of the city's leading tourist attractions.The Tower is under the administration of the Ephorate of Byzantine Antiquities of the Greek Ministry of Culture.
Is a museum in Thessaloniki, Greece.The museum was founded in 1987 by Aris Georgiou, Apostolos Maroulis and Yiannis Vanidis but it wasn't until 1997 that it was legally established and until 1998 that it opened with Giorgos Makris as its president and Aris Georgiou as its first director.It is currently located at the Port of Thessaloniki.
Science Center and Technology Museum
Is located at the outskirts of Thessaloniki, Greece.The museum's main objective to offer to the public an environment that facilitates the familiarisation with and the understanding of science and technology.The foundation is also actively engaged in the protection of the Greek Technological Heritage.NOESIS has a 150-seat digital planetarium,a 300-seat Cosmotheatre with the largest flat screen in Greece,a 200-seat amphitheatre,as well as a motion simulator theater with three platforms,3D projection,and 6-axis movement.