The American Consulate General in Thessaloniki, Greece
Established as a Consular Agency in the 1870's
A brief description of the Consulate
The Consulate General occupies a purpose-built suite on the 7th floor of a new commercial office building on the city's major commercial artery.
The Consulate General building was built in 1999.
Office hours are 8:30 am to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday (Greek and American holidays excluded).
The Consulate is open for the Public, every Tuesday-&-Thursday between
9:00 - 13:00.
The Consulate's phone number is 0030-2310-242905.
The office space is modern, well lit, disabled-accessible, and fully climate-controlled. In addition to the usual offices, meeting rooms, and consular waiting area, the location has a multipurpose space used to host cultural events and exhibits. This multipurpose room is named "David Tiano Room" in memoriam of a U.S. Consulate Jewish employee who was arrested by the Nazis when the U.S. declared war on Germany in December 1941. Tiano was arrested together with two other Consulate employees, Karasso and Vafiades and they were all sent to a concentration camp in Thessaloniki. While Karasso and Vafiadis were released after spending several months in prison, Tiano was executed on February 7, 1942.
How to contact the Consulate General
Public Affairs Fax : 0030 2310 242 910
The Consulate is open for the Public, every Tuesday-&-Thursday between 9:00 - 13:00.
If you have a special need and are not able to come to the American Consulate General during our normal public hours, please send an email to email@example.com requesting a special appointment.
Applications will be granted on a case by case basis.