Bulgarian National Institute of Archaeology with Museum

Bulgarian National Institute of Archaeology with Museum

History of Bulgarian National Institute of Archaeology with Museum Bulgarian National Institute of Archaeology with Museum (Национален археологически институт с музей) is located in the center of the city of Sofia. The museum occupies one of the oldest and the largest preserved buildings from the age of the Ottoman Dominion – Büyük Mosque. The mosque is […]

Sofia Christmas Market: A little charming market

Sofia Christmas Market (Deutscher Weihnachtsmarkt Sofia) is situated in the City garden, next to Alexander Batenberg Square. It is open daily from 11:00 AM to 09:00 PM till 22.12. The market is really small, but you shouldn’t miss it especially if you are a fan of Christmas cookies, mulled wine and sausages. Tips for visiting Sofia Christmas […]

Bulgarian National Art Gallery: Contemporary art in a royal palace

History of the Bulgarian National Art Gallery Bulgarian National Art Gallery (Национална художествена галерия) is located on Battenberg square in Sofia. It is housed in a former royal palace, built after Bulgaria’s proclamation of independence from the Ottoman Empire in 1878. The construction started in 1880 during the reign of Prince Alexander of Battenberg, first monarch […]

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