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The Red Flat

Closed Now: 10:30 AM - 6:00 PM
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This is a different type of a museum - you simply enter into a real apartment, may touch... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Ganit_w
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Very interesting visit

The visit was very nice, with lots of information about their lifestyles and interests , which... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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The Red Flat is not a typical museum, but an interactive experience and a time machine aiming to send you back to the 1980’s - the last stage of the communist regime in Bulgaria. By entering the flat, you will visit the home of an average family and...more
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12 Tsar Asen Street | Floor 2, Ap. 6, Sofia 1000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a different type of a museum - you simply enter into a real apartment, may touch everything, and even eat. you get an audio guide and get explanation on all the things in the apartment, and through them get a lot of knowledge...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The visit was very nice, with lots of information about their lifestyles and interests , which makes you feel like you’re one of them while listening to the audioguide . Totally recommended :)

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The tour takes just over an hour but you can do it as quickly or slowly as you like. The fact that you can interact with everything makes it a tour like no other. You really do feel at home. Reasonably priced and well worth...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank temppeck
RedFlatSofia, Manager at The Red Flat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the positive feedback, much appreciated!

Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed the authentic story of the family that lived in the apartment. The interior design brings a lot of memories especially if you used live in such an environment.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Ivaylo853468
RedFlatSofia, Manager at The Red Flat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the visit and the review: )

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Quite overpriced but a good way to learn about the communist history in Bulgaria. Great stories and awesome to have a visual representation of it as well as to hear about it. Great hospitality as they provide you with a drink and some treats that...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank emilymcdonnell7
RedFlatSofia, Manager at The Red Flat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the visit and the feedback!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Come to visit if you are interested what was the life behind iron curtain really like. You can touch absolutely everything, read the books and newspapers(if you speak Bulgarian, German or Slovakian though), taste the drinks, eat the food, even smoke the cigarette or try...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank netris2019
RedFlatSofia, Manager at The Red Flat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for the visit and the review: )

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The hosts have truly outdone theirselves making the visit exceptional. Set as a family apartment in the communist era, the place serves as a museum where you can not only see, but are invited to touch the items and explore your surroundings. The audio guide...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Kalina M
RedFlatSofia, Manager at The Red Flat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks a lot the visit, much appreciated!

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This little museum is packed with interesting items that bring you back in the 1980s Bulgaria. From the moment you enter the hallway, you step in a family home where everything is as it was years ago, down to every small detail. The audio guidance...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank denitsagr
RedFlatSofia, Manager at The Red Flat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks a lot for both visit and positive review!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

How you enter in the Red Flat you will discover how the things were treated in the past and how a normal family was living in the 80's. The project is very well made and the details are treated with a lot of attention. You...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Miruna N
RedFlatSofia, Manager at The Red Flat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks a lot for the visit and the positive feedback, much appreciated!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Unique experience in Sofia. A great way to get to know the way people lived during communism in Bulgaria.

Date of experience: June 2019
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RedFlatSofia, Manager at The Red Flat, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks a lot for the visit!

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