Very nice church. Our tour guide took us there and explained the history of the place. This church is actually the same as the Rotonda in Thessaloniki, Greece! It is a good attraction!
About The Rotunda of St George (Sveti Georgi)
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Rotunda ( Sveti Georgi ) is the church in the court of Bulgarian Presidential palace. In any case you'll pass it on the walking tour in Sofia. Stop and take a photo.
This little brick church is something of a surprise, tucked into a courtyard formed by grand government buildings which tower above it. There's an archaeological site in front of it. It's a pretty church, in the Armenian style, and it's setting gives it a quirky...More
The ancient church stands in the middle of old Roman foundations and a section of Roman - unfortunately there is little in writing there for the tourist so take a good tour book with you. I found many of the opulent Sofia churches to be...More
Despite not being a big fan of religious forms of art, the inside of the 4th century church it's an evocative place and full of symbolism by standing next to the very palace of the Emperor Constantine. The entrance is free and a woman working...More
I love this place and its odd location- sunken under busy modern streets but still maintaining a holy presence. I am also thrilled that more archeological restorations are going on around it, revealing Roman and Byzantine Sofia, old bath houses, etc. If you need a...More
Ok, it was hard to find this but it's totally worth a visit. If you are in front of the archaeological museum, just go towards the guards and the gate with the brass lion, and you'll find it. The ruins are 4th c bc, and...More