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Former Bulgarian Communist Party Headquarters

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We visited this as part of a free walking tour. It was explained that Lenin’s statue (now in the Communist Art Museum) once stood facing the headquarters building as inspiration to the workers within. The triangular shape of the building represents the expansion, from Lenin...More

Thank Lesleyjoh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

LARGO is the former Party head quarters of the Communist party of Bulgaria consists of a ensemble of 3 buildings .The most prominent of the 3 is the "PARTY HOUSE" and is a landmark in Sofia.Built in the 1950's it is today regarded as a...More

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Reviewed 12 August 2018

Such an important part of the history of Sofia. You must visit, but make sure you read up about it or do it as part of a walking tour. The Largo is called the complex of buildings and architectural ensemble in downtown of Sofia, architectural...More

Thank MPWEST10
Reviewed 16 July 2018

The former Bulgarian Communist Party Headquars is a grand building that towers above its neighbours. Just standing in awe next to it, one wonders what conversations were held behind those doors. Indeed a place where history was made. The building is impressive to see and...More

Thank Joanita R
Reviewed 29 June 2018

As a general principal, my wife and i like to see the multiple aspects of a places history. While we are glad the communist rule is past, we are glad we saw this.

Thank drtom100
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Bulgaria does an excellent job at maintaining and preserving its buildings of note regarding its not so distant past at this point but still distant enough to be remembered by those from that era still living. The building is in excellent condition and is picture...More

Thank Sam L
Reviewed 25 May 2018

this is a beautiful building with very large colloms. you have to see it stand there with mity power and knowledge

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

This building was the former communist headquarters. It is now the Bulgarian parliament building.As far as i know you can not go inside , unless by special permission. It used to have a red star on top of the building. Than about 1989/1990 it was...More

Thank Z2698XUjohnp
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

This is part of Parliament now. It not open for tourists or general public. Some very nice art pieces inside, but you better go to the gallery next building which was Kings palace.

Thank Miro1965
Reviewed 12 March 2018

During our walking tour we got to see many relics from the communism period. This building is an impressive representation of soviet architecture.

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No one stopped me ! You cannot stop walking though