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National Museum of Military History

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ul.Cherkovna 92, Sofia 1505, Bulgaria
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All reviewscold warindoor and outdoor exhibitsseveral floorsarmoured vehiclesfighter planesartillery piecestranslated into englishsoviet eraworld warbalkan warsextensive collectiongreat collectionon displayno photographycouple of hourstanksweapons
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Reviewed June 19, 2016 via mobile

Quite good and interesting military museum. Most of displayed stuff needs some restauration, but is still quite informative. Ok location, near the Serdika mall.

Thank Aleksandar S
Reviewed May 2, 2016

So this place really has it all. You can learn about the history of Bulgaria, the uprising in the world wars and true accounts from people. Not just that but there are military vehicles you can touch and look in awe at how incredible they...More

Thank DaveLovesHisHolidays
Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

I loved this military museum just seeing tanks, helicopters and plans out in all there glory from WW2 onwards. You could get a real sense of scale and terror from each vehicle. Particlar highlights are the hind helicopter and tiger tanks. The best bits are...More

Thank Nathanael Y
Reviewed April 17, 2016

Two huge fields full of MiGs, tanks and missile launchers going back to WWI? I think so! Unbelievable opportunity to see history right up close. Inside is first class as well: multimedia section on Bulgaria in WW2, plus original uniforms, medals and arms from earlier...More

Thank Neil M
Reviewed April 7, 2016

We visited here with my 5 year old son and his grandfather, and all enjoyed it. You can get up close to lots of military machines in the outside areas, such as tanks, MIG fighter jets and ballistic missiles - great for children. Inside there...More

Thank KateinCastle
Reviewed March 6, 2016

This is the best museum in the Bulgarian capital. Must see. The location is in the downtown. The exposition is perfect.

Thank YANKO_WBD
Reviewed February 27, 2016 via mobile

A very interesting museum with lots of exhibits from Bulgaria's martial past. The displays show everything from military vehicles to weapons, uniforms and medals. Most of the displays have the information written in English (which was a big help.) The entrance fee for both display...More

Thank GrumpyXMatelot
Reviewed February 20, 2016

I spent 3 hours in this place and was worth the visit. The outdoor showcase has numerous tanks planes rockets from WWI and II. Inside the museum lies the military history of Bulgaria with well informative English captions. After visiting the Museum I knew everything...More

Thank İsmail B
Reviewed February 9, 2016

Unfortunately it was snowing and -14 when we visited the Museum. All the tanks, missiles, aircraft parked outside were covered with snow but still it is a breathtaking sight. One can only imagine its' beauty during warmer weather conditions. Museum has extensive grounds and loads...More

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Reviewed November 25, 2015 via mobile

Lots of big toys.!! They have Tanks , helicopters, artillery, etcetera I..!! Those outdoors. Indoor exhibit mainly history and soldiers 'uniforms & firearms..! Exciting place

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Asef1975
June 6, 2016|
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no, however we met a guide who spoke german, because she lived there...
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February 22, 2016|
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gotta park in the surrounding streets, museum self has no parking
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I'm a tourist too .... But in a nice weather , get off at Sofia University station, then walk 15-20 minutes..? Hope that will help..?
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