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All reviews underground museum older temples ancient tombs early christian mosaic floors christian architecture unknown soldier century ad th century great history red brick roman times alexander nevsky ottoman rule worth a visit entrance fee the heart of the city
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I must confess as we approached St Sofia Basilica I did think... bit boring looking... is it worth going inside?... well I am SO glad we did.... it might be plain and uninspiring from the outside but the inside is a very different story! The...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank dedicatedtraveller
Reviewed 2 days ago

A totally brick church. The interior looks particularly interesting with bricks from the floor to the top of the ceiling.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank blackbeers
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Because it is located close by the most famous Alexander church, everyone will probably stop by this church. A good place to learn old Roman city

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Lingang
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely little church and definitely worth paying a short visit to whilst in Bulgaria. If you are in the area visiting the Nevski Cathedral then dont forget to visit.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Ward19671
Reviewed 3 November 2018

This church is near Nevski Cathedral and the excavation is below ground level. The old ruins and mosaics are fascinating. If you are in this neighborhood, it is worthwhile to visit.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank escott4417
Reviewed 1 November 2018

Really beautiful old church in the city center .If you have time you should deffinitly come and visit this place

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Georgi M
Reviewed 30 October 2018

It is the second oldest church in Sofia (4th-6th century) an it gave its name to the city. With its Early Christian architecture and decorations is a must see for anybody visiting Sofia.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank doruc645
Reviewed 27 October 2018

I was also in the underground museum. They show a couple of short movies, and have info in English. Very nice and very informative.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Mattias S
Reviewed 24 October 2018

Atmospheric and a bit of a hidden gem interesting looking around easy to find and free! Was made welcome.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank stevestejoh
Reviewed 22 October 2018 via mobile

This is a must for a tourist to Sofia.The building is of old architectural style beautiful design. The underground holds a lot of historical artefacts. Worth the visit.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Response from Simon B | Reviewed this property |
I would agree with what's posted above and add a few points. Find the central Mosque, it's close to the 'Largo' with all it's wonderful Roman ruins on display. Wander down Pirotska St, you'll pass the old indoor market and... More