Sofia: Museum of Socialist Art Guided Tour
Join this tour and discover the museum of socialist art with a guided tour and a short movie at the museum.
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- See the monument of the Soviet army
- Visit the Museum of Socialist Art
- Be led by a knowledgeable guide
DescriptionThe tour will begin with a short stop at the monument of the soviet army. Then you will reach the museum of socialist art using the public transport. First you will watch a short movie about the most specific features of the communist past in Bulgaria. Then you will see many busts of famous communist leaders like Georgi Dimitrov, Dimitar Blagoev, Vasil Kolarov, Todor Zhivkov, Vladimir Lenin. You will be able to admire the typical socialist realism represented by statues of unknown partisans, workers, red army – soldiers. The inner exposition consists of some eminent paintings and plastics, including such depicting Stalin, Marx and Engels. The masterpiece of the museum is the great five-pointed red star which once was at the top of the Party house in the very center of Sofia. The tour ends with a return to the city center.
IncludesEntrance fee for the museum Public transport tickets Professional guiding services in English Food and drinks Hotel pickup and drop-off Gratuities (optional)
Easy cancellationCancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund
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