Top Historical Places in Varna

Are you looking to explore the history of Varna through the ages? There are a number of historical destinations in Varna including the time-honored buildings, monuments, palaces, and parks where you can learn about the glorious past of Varna. The presence of these historical sites and museums will take you on a walk through Varna ‘s rich history.
If you are willing to have an in-depth historical information about Varna, we recommend that you take a wonderful guided tour to cover the major historical attractions. Also, check the opening and closing time for each so that you can organize your time. Make sure that you go through the complete list of historical places in Varna for a great trip!

Let's witness the history of Varna with these top historical places - monuments and landmarks:

  1. Cathedral Of The Assumption Of The Virgin

    Church, Religious Site, Architecture , Cathedral

    This is the largest Bulgarian orthodox cathedral in Varna. It is also the residence of the bishopric of Varna. The cathedral is located right in the middle of the city. The panoramic view of Varna is priceless from up here, but for that you have to climb up 133 stairs of the narrow caracol. The architecture of the temple is modelled after the famous Peterhof temple in St.Petersburg. The religio...Read more
  2. Aladzha Monastery

    4.5 (673 Votes)
    Aladzha Monastery

    Cave, Monastery , Archaeological Site

    This is an orthodox Christian Cave Monastery. It is an archaeological site that is ocated 17 kilometres to the north of Varna. The caves have been hewn into a 25 metre high cliff. The place is dedicated to the Holy Trinity. Nature lovers will love this place because outside the monastery, the scenery is beautiful. Archaeology enthusiasts will find a visit to this place to be very educational an...Read more
  3. Varna Archaeological Museum

    4.6 (563 Votes)
    Varna Archaeological Museum

    Library, History Museum, Educational Site, Historical Site

    This is one of the largest museums in Bulgaria. The exhibition area covers an area of 2150 square metres. The museum displays objects from the prehistoric, ancient Greek and ancient Roman times. The chronologically arranged exhibits take you through the evolution of the region over the ages. At every important exhibit, there are detailed descriptions for you to read. The tour guides are friendl...Read more
  4. Roman Spa

    4.4 (317 Votes)
    Roman Spa

    Art And Culture, Historical Site, Monument

    This ruin site is one of the most important cultural monuments in the country. The Public Baths of Odessus date back to 4th century AD. But they are one of the most well preserved monuments that belong to the Roman Age. There are two entrances to the baths- eastern and western. The waiting rooms on the both the sides are identical. The infrastructure and architecture is ancient Roman style. The...Read more
  5. Park-museum Of Military Friendship 1444 Vladislav Varnenchik

    Museum, History Museum, Memorial, Exhibition

    This is a memorial complex dedicated to the Polish- Hungarian King Vladislav Yagello. It is located right where the historical battle of 1444 took place. The museum covers an area of almost 8 acres. Preserved in the museum are the weapoms that were used, the uniforms that the soldiers wore and other souvenirs of the bygone era. The vegetation outside the complex is dense. A walk would make you ...Read more
  6. Euxinograd

    4.5 (219 Votes)

    Park, Palace, Architecture

    This is a Bulgarian royal summer palace. It is located kilometres to the North of Varna. It is situated on the Black Sea coast, at an altitude of 49 metres. The building has been modelled after the French Chateau de Saint-Cloud. The Euxinograd is said to be one of the finest examples of post-liberation architecture in Bulgaria. The building has a high metal-edged French-style mansard roof, a cl...Read more