Church of the Acheiropoietos World Heritage Site


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Church of Acheiropoietos
UNESCO World Heritage Site
Thessaloniki, Panagia Acheiropoietos Παναγία Αχειροποίητος (5. Jhdt.) (46896510045).jpg
The Church of the Acheiropoietos
LocationThessaloniki, Macedonia, Greece
Part ofPaleochristian and Byzantine monuments of Thessaloniki
CriteriaCultural: (i), (ii), (iv)
Inscription1988 (12th session)
Area0.375 ha (0.93 acres)
Coordinates40°38′5″N 22°56′52″E / 40.63472°N 22.94778°E / 40.63472; 22.94778Coordinates: 40°38′5″N 22°56′52″E / 40.63472°N 22.94778°E / 40.63472; 22.94778
Church of the Acheiropoietos is located in Greece
Church of the Acheiropoietos
Location of Church of the Acheiropoietos in Greece

The Church of the Acheiropoietos (Greek: [Παναγία] Ἀχειροποίητος) is a 5th-century Byzantine church in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki. It is located in the city's centre, at Agias Sofias street opposite Makedonomachon square.[1]

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  1. ^ Αχειροποίητος, Hellenic Ministry of Culture (in Greek), retrieved 2010-04-23

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