Paleochristian and Byzantine Monuments of Thessalonika

Brief description

Founded in 315 B.C., the provincial capital and sea port of Thessalonika was one of the first bases for the spread of Christianity. Among its Christian monuments are fine churches, some built on the Greek cross plan and others on the three-nave basilica plan.

Unesco WHS list ref:  456

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