Museum Of Plaster Casts
The museum of plaster casts is located inside the basement of the new building of the school of Greek Ancient Philosophy of the Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.
The collection was created by Mr. Romeos Professor of Classical Archaeology and includes copies and originals plaster casts, from archaeological findings The collection was set at the same time with the foundation of the University of Thessaloniki.
The plaster casts collection is one of the best in Greece and a very important fact is that it brings students from the archaeological department in contact with ancient Greek and Roman art of creating sculptures and ceramics.
In room A there are copies of the archaic and classical times while in room B there are works from the Hellenistic and Roman times.
Among the most notable works are replicas of the Parthenon frieze, votive reliefs and tomb columns, statues of Kouros and Kores (young Sons & Daughters), portions of the armor of Athena Nike, coins, ceramics, urns and masks.
(Closest bus stop Kamara in 280 meters distance)
See the nearest sights:
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Bus stop 1: White Tower
Bus stop 2: Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki
Bus stop 3: Agia Sofia
Bus stop 4: Agios Dimitrios
Bus stop 5: Byzantine Castles
Bus stop 6: Arch of Galerius (Kamara)
Bus stop 7: Aristotelous Square
Bus stop 8: Port of Thessaloniki
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