About this Tour
Enjoy a visit to Bulgaria's largest historical museum on the Balkans Peninsula. The National Museum of History was established on May 5, 1973. It houses over 650,000 cultural monuments and a huge archaeological and historical archive.
National Museum of History has been found in 1973, the attraction contains more than 650,000 exhibits and is one of the largest history museums on the Balkans. The aim of the museum is to provide a wide range of view on Bulgarian history from the prehistory to present, in as broad an European context as possible.
The National Museum of History was established on 5 May 1973. On 2 March 1984, the new representative exhibition was opened in the building of the Court of Justice on the occasion of the 1300th anniversary of the Bulgarian state.
The National Historical Museum disposes of a cloakroom, a buffet, a museum library and a souvenir shop, also offering professional conservation and restoration of historical monuments, authenticity investigations and expert valuation.
The National Museum of History in Sofia is one of the largest history museums on the Balkans with 650.000 items and the largest archaeological and historical archive. The Museum’s collections are its greatest treasure. They comprise materials from Prehistoric ages till our days.