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Thessaloniki Cinema Museum

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A must visit place

Really enjoyed my time in there to travel through a history of Greek Film .Each exhibit is... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2018
Neil C
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Well laid out and enjoyable

I grew up watching these films as I was growing up in Australia and I notice that Greek TV still... read more

Reviewed 21 June 2018
Geelong, Australia
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The Thessaloniki Cinema Museum is housed in a landmark warehouse on the first wharf of the port of Thessaloniki, at the beginning of the old avenue along the waterfront, not far away from Aristotelous Square, in the center of the city. In...more
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Thessaloniki 541 10, Greece
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Reviewed 6 November 2018

Thessaloniki with its excellent Film Festival is at the centre of Greek cinema. It deserves a much better cinema museum than this disappointing museum. It has little more than a handful of original artefacts, The exhibits are few and far between and fail to fill...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Stefanos K
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Really enjoyed my time in there to travel through a history of Greek Film .Each exhibit is accompanied by a short leaflet guide in several languages including English . The place is a blend of prop and costume exhibits and films detailing things about each...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Neil C
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

I was very disappointed not only because it is rather small but because you can’t call it museum of cinema if you mostly find some old documentaries and a few clips from well known film directors. Some old equipment complements the visit and that’s it!...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ColleenCo
Reviewed 21 June 2018

I grew up watching these films as I was growing up in Australia and I notice that Greek TV still shows a classic Greek film of the 50’s/60’s on the 10pm time slot each night. Enjoyed all the videos in this museum. There is also...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank LitsaE
Reviewed 19 April 2018

An extremely well laid out and interesting museum. It focuses on Greek film which looks excellent and made us wish it was more widely available with subtitles!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank oniero
Reviewed 11 April 2018

small intresting musem for those intrested in old greec movies history...can well spend nice 2 hours in the port...

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank davidsQ6117GG
Reviewed 11 February 2018

I loved it.The location,the architecture,the vibe. I love cinema and I loved it at first sight. I will definitely come back to this city in November during the film festival

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank sarahperth2018
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This is a unique museum write on the seashore of the Thessaloniki city center where you can spend a very good one hour and move through the different stages of the Greek cinema. There are many item from the past which showcase the progress in...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank rezasattarzadeh
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This museum takes you through the history of the Greek film industry. Its not very big, but well made and really nice.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank epspaan
Reviewed 8 May 2017

inside the port of the thessaloniki there are many buildings which are open to the film festival and also one fo them is the museum of cinematography..thessaloniki film festival is one of the best international festival and the museum is open all year round. near...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank kastoria
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