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Ancient Orthodox Church Saint Parascheva - the Old "St. Petka"

Tsar Kaloyan 9, 1000 Sofia Center | Additional entrance from Saborna street, Sofia, Bulgaria
+359 2 987 5665
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Exceptionally historic church

Opposite Alexander Nevskii Cathedral in central Sofia, this church has underneath it foundations... read more

Reviewed 23 December 2017
drm20172017
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Manama, Bahrain
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A unique and amazing place

Ancient Church build in 13c. (around 1241-1257) as a court chapel for Kaloyan, a 13th-century... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2017
Valery S
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Ramat Aviv, Tel Aviv, Israel
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23 Dec 2017
“Exceptionally historic church”
21 Nov 2017
“A unique and amazing place”
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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Tsar Kaloyan 9, 1000 Sofia Center | Additional entrance from Saborna street, Sofia, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Opposite Alexander Nevskii Cathedral in central Sofia, this church has underneath it foundations and tombs going back to first century a.d. I took a very informative guided tour in English, which blew my mind for the sweep of history it covered as to this church,...More

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Reviewed 21 November 2017

Ancient Church build in 13c. (around 1241-1257) as a court chapel for Kaloyan, a 13th-century Bulgarian noble. The entrances of the church from the Tsar Kaloyan Str. follows the ancient roman street. Also there were discovered the remains of the palace of Constantine the Great....More

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