Sofia Public Mineral Baths

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  • Address: Sofia Public Mineral Baths, Център Sofia Bulgaria
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Outdoors, Water Body, Park, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Fountain, Exhibition

Sofia Public Mineral Baths - Review

It’s very strange that Sofia, once renowned for it’s public baths, has let that particular heritage slide so badly. The baths had been in use since the 17th century, but structural concerns led to the bath being closed in the 20th century. After some renovation work though, the place is now being used as a hall for temporary exhibitions. Even if the exhibitions themselves don’t interest you, it’s worth going in to the enchanting interior. There’s talk of converting the baths into a museum, but the project is really dragging its feet. The building is a pretty neo-Byzantine construct. Outside, there is a lovely fountain and park, where tourist line up to fill their bottles with free mineral water.

Sofia Public Mineral Baths Opening and Closing Hours

  • Call the local tourist office and see if any programmes are being held at the baths on the day of your intended visit.

How To reach Sofia Public Mineral Baths by Public Transport

  • Subway Red line : Serdika or Sofia University stop
  • Bus lines 9, 94, 280, 306 : Sofia University stop
  • Trolley bus line 9 : St. Alexander Nevski Square stop
  • Trolley bus lines 1, 2, 4, 11 : Sofia University stop
  • Tramway line 20 : National Opera stop

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  • Sofia Public Mineral Baths Address: Sofia Public Mineral Baths, Център Sofia Bulgaria
  • Sofia Public Mineral Baths Timing: 24-hrs
  • Sofia Public Mineral Baths Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Sofia Public Mineral Baths(preferred time): 10:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Sofia Public Mineral Baths: 00:30 Mins
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Things to Know Before Visiting Sofia Public Mineral Baths

  • 95% of people who visit Sofia include Sofia Public Mineral Baths in their plan

  • 37.33% of people start their Sofia Public Mineral Baths visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Sofia Public Mineral Baths

Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday

60.94% of people prefer walking in order to reach Sofia Public Mineral Baths

People normally club together Banja Bashi Mosque and Central Market Hall while planning their visit to Sofia Public Mineral Baths.

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Sofia Public Mineral Baths, Sofia Reviews

  • Decent museum. Explained in chronological order. If you really enjoy Byzantine religious art there's a wonderful gallery dedicated to it. Only downside is you have to pay to take photos. Staff spoke English and were helpful.

  • Great museum! A wonderfully presented collection of important elements of Bulgarian history and culture. Definitely worth visiting !

  • Unfortunately i cannot make own opinion due my visit was museum closed sue eatern holiday. I suppossed it will be nice because every bigger city has its own museum on high level. Next time surely i will visit

  • Very interesting. A must see in a city rich in history, artifacts and ruins spanning 8,000 years.

  • Great items of all periods in history. Could use some more descriptions of those interesting artifacts.

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