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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

It was a nice statue at the centre of Tirana. History all around it. Great square and the atmosphere in Christmas was beautiful

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kostis m
Reviewed 5 days ago

A completed square,with various services,various entertainments games,a dignified European capital. It really makes everyone feel happy.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank InaH189
Reviewed 1 November 2018 via mobile

This 11 metres (36 ft) monument is located in the middle of the city so missing it would be almost impossible. It was inaugurated in 1968 on the 500th anniversary of the death of Skanderbeg, replacing a monument to Stalin. A monument in the Skanderbeg...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank springbank
Reviewed 9 October 2018

This statue dominates the sqaure. Very detailed and well worth taking a photo. It stands very high on a stone plinth.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank lakelover908
Reviewed 2 October 2018

A dignified and well executed statue sat in a large open square with beautiful mountains in the background.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank WCoats
Reviewed 25 September 2018

What to say besides, it"s a statue. You cann't miss it it very prominent. I get the meaning of it but if it wasn't there I wouldn't be frustrated about it.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank johannesb231
Reviewed 19 September 2018 via mobile

Greeat monument wkich rich history of Albania, we were lucky enough to travel with a resident so we could understand the background of skanderbeg statue

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank johnathannewgate
Reviewed 18 September 2018

Good to see and the square is good for a walk around. I'd definitely check out the statue but you are pretty likely to walk by it at some point in your time in Tirana anyway. Snap a few photos and have a good look...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank venturgrl
Reviewed 8 September 2018

Unless you are right into Albanian history Skanderbeg is just a man. After visiting the history museum I Understand why there is a statue.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 2 September 2018 via mobile

Centerpiece of the main square, which we rated very good. We liked the large Albanian flag near the statue. Some explanation of the monument would be helpful. We looked and did not find anything. Recommend.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank packcal
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