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Sofia History Museum

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Sofia History Museum.

"Sofia Central mineral Bath-house" now since 2015 converted into the "Sofia Regional historical... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Beautiful architecture, old public bath house

The museum contains artefacts, clothing, furniture etc as you would expect, that represent... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
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Reviewed 2 days ago

"Sofia Central mineral Bath-house" now since 2015 converted into the "Sofia Regional historical museum".The history of Sofia is presented on two floors of the magnificent former Turkish Bath House. Exhibitions are divided thematically over eight chambers, with the most interesting rooms dedicated to the Bulgarian...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The area has been inhabited for 7000 years. The hot springs made the site very popular with the Romans. Learned a lot of history we were not taught in the school in the UK

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We heard some great stories in a specific room: a street in Sofia, so we were really looking forward to seeing this part of the exhibition. When you get to the ticket booth, the confusion starts: the permanent exhibition is 6lv, the temporary ( of...More

1  Thank Lejede
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

Worth the visit. Very nice and well kept place. Beautiful building with gorgeous interior! Helpful and polite staff

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Reviewed 12 August 2018

The museum contains artefacts, clothing, furniture etc as you would expect, that represent Bulgarian history. The building is beautiful and really interesting. The museum is in the former Turkish Mineral Baths and the baths are still there and used as display spaces. There is an...More

Thank MPWEST10
Reviewed 8 August 2018

The building is beautiful, and easily accessible in the centre, housing some interesting artifacts showing life for aristocrats in Sofia through the ages, plus lots of Roman remains which were found during the creations of the metro. There was also a good amount of information...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2018

This Sofia architecture marvel served as public bathroom until 1980 ties.. Today it is a modern museum of the city of the bulgarian capital Sofia. The expositions are most professionally displayed. A great bunch of artifacts plus photos are telling the history of this second...More

Thank vdavidkov
Reviewed 24 July 2018

It was awsome to visit the place, I was on my own but did not feel bored at all, took some pictures and hanging arround

Thank Shelimashrafahmed
Reviewed 10 July 2018

My esteemed spouse and I recently enjoyed a weekend in Sofia and spent a rainy few hours exploring Sofia's history in this beautiful building. There's a little bit of a lot of history packed into this place. You'll see archaeological artifacts, pictures and clothing of...More

Thank acandkc
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We found this museum a bit of an anticlimax. Our guidebook had listed it as a “must see” and, after our visit to the archaeological museum we were looking forward to visiting. The museum has an interesting early section - some prehistoric and some Roman...More

Thank pnhmrk
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