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Reviewed 5 days ago

Though we were only able to see the building from the exterior, we could see that what was once an imposing Roman rotunda, became a Christian church with an apse added to it. Of the Ottoman regime, a tall minaret was erected on one side....More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Ofelia G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed the temporary exhibition of Christian mosaics and the history of the Rotunda. Nice relaxing place.

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This building was constructed in 300AD to be a mausoleum for a Roman Emperor, but it was converted to a church and the remains of the mosaics are fantastic.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was such a wonderful surprise! For 2 eur or a combined ticket, you get to see this gem of architecture! There is a Byzantine art exhibition inside, which is totally worth it.

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Ana_L_23
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Hadn’t really considered visiting the Rotunda but noticed there was a mosaic exhibition of reproductions and they are stunning ! The gruff disinterested bloke on the counter is disappointing as the first contact in this attraction but after that it’s all ok and worth the...More

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank MichelleH4369
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I love the Rotunda. At the moment there is a fascinating exhibition of Byzantine mosaics and their copies from both Thessaloniki and Ravenna in Italy. Well worth a visit

Date of experience: September 2019
33  Thank Amne W
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

The ticket is cheap, and it's a valuable history lesson. The place is neat and there are kittens outside! Lovely!

Date of experience: September 2019
1  Thank Oana P
Reviewed 10 September 2019

When we visited there was an exhibition of ancient Christian mosaics (all copies). The building is a good example of Byzantine art.

Date of experience: September 2019
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Reviewed 24 August 2019

I am a solo Asian tourist who have great passion for European culture and this is my first ever tour in Greece. It was a total letdown. Greece is in very poor economic conditions and immigrants are flooding the streets and train platform in Greece's...More

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Josefho
Reviewed 20 August 2019

A really old building with even though damagad but really spectacular and beautiful mosaics. The ticket cost 2€ for an adult and it's free for students (esp. university). It's only like 5 minutes walk from the Arch of Galerius.

Date of experience: August 2019
1  Thank Patrícia O
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