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Built in the 4th century, this is the oldest building in Sofia.
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful religious space. Worth a visit. I discovered it when in a small shop on my hotel. Really surprised by it I read about it and discovered how ancient this church was

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank franciscon534
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very important, old church in the centre of Sofia, to visit and light a candle ! You can also buy little icons !

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank marinakikare
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This really old building is a site to see. Won't take much of your time but really interesting imagining it back in it's day. Nice cafe near by for a glass of wine...

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank waypointbvi
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

in the way of to visit presidency, we saw this red church which located in ruins but it is very old and very nice.we have not permission for photo from inner part of church but inner part is better than outer part.i recommended for visit...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank parvizghadamli
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Rotonda is a great Bulgarian monument worth to visit for everyone who wants to get familiar with the Bulgarian way of life in the very old days. It has a very good location, but at the same time hidden and you have the pleasure...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank WorldTravelerwww
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Not far from Presidency(Residency of President of Bulgaria) is this oldest architectural monument of St George’s Rotunda church. It’s the oldest building in Sofia, few meters below the street level. Built using red bricks all around, it was built during 4th century by Romans when...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Seeing many great attractions in Sofia, giving me the feeling of coming back to old age. This Church just one of many places that you will simply amazed with how rich not only by history but also their architecture. You can see from thus church...More

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank catharinaazur
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I truly recommend to visit this place during a visit to Sofia! Very calm atmosphere in the heart of the busy city. This old church is in the court yard of Presidency. It is easy to reach.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank Silvi1266
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Church of St. George. Said to be the oldest building in Sofia. Amongst the ruins of the ancient Roman city of Serdica. Dates to the 4th century. Fascinating history surrounds this still active place of worship.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank nav679
Reviewed October 14, 2019

Located in the heart of the city, behind the president building this spot is one that you have to visit while you are in Sofia. Its architecture is very old and unlike traditional churches as its starts its existence in Roman times. Later during Ottoman...More

Date of experience: September 2019
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Response from ny_ten | Reviewed this property |
According to their webiste (google it, it is mostly in english) the worship services are daily, matins at 8am, followed by divine liturgy around 9am, vespers at 5pm
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