Church of Saint Nikolaos Orphanos


  • Coordinates:

    40.637664, 22.956179

  • Phone:

    2310 270 591

  • Working hours:

    8.30-15.30, Tuesday closed

  • Address:

    20 Herodotou Street, Ano Poli

A small treasure of religious art is hidden at the Church of Aghios Nikolaos Orphanos, which was constructed in the early 14th century as the catholicon of a byzantine monastery. The frescoes decorating the walls are some of the most comprehensive ensembles preserved in Thessaloniki and expresses the traditional idea of Palaiologan painting.