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Pleven Epopee 1877

1 Macedonia Sq., Pleven 1000, Bulgaria
40 10 565
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Very interesting yet sad place to visit. Amazing art depicting the battle in 1877 to free Pleven... read more

Reviewed November 20, 2017
Kathryn J
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Worcester, United Kingdom
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Most Amazing Panoramic Diorama

Pleven Epopee 1877 is situated in Skobelev Park, the site upon which the deciding battle of the... read more

Reviewed November 19, 2017
WParks
,
Gananoque, Canada
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“war scenes” (2 reviews)
“turkish army” (2 reviews)
“unique museum” (2 reviews)
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1 Macedonia Sq., Pleven 1000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

Very interesting yet sad place to visit. Amazing art depicting the battle in 1877 to free Pleven from Turkish rule. Well worth a visit - would recommend employing a guide

Thank Kathryn J
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Reviewed November 19, 2017

Pleven Epopee 1877 is situated in Skobelev Park, the site upon which the deciding battle of the five-month siege on the city occurred in 1877 at the end of the Russo-Turkish war which contributed to the Liberation of Bulgaria after five centuries of Ottoman rule....More

Thank WParks
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Reviewed August 12, 2017

This very imposing building is built on the former battlefield and houses a small museum commemorating the events. The main feature is the large panorama/diorama, showing the battle between the Russian and Romanian armies and the Turkish army in 1877. It was interesting to see,...More

Thank Natasha H
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Reviewed August 11, 2017

The building in its own is a landmark of the area that deserves to dedicated a visit. But the real interest is when you enter, and watch its excibition and the paintings. There are some great paintings, but the main work is the panoramic fresco...More

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Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

I like how the uppers floor looks pretty interesting. The only down side is that they do not speak English.

Thank Nicoleta A
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Reviewed July 14, 2017

this building tells the story of the Battle with the turkish in 1877, in a 3d pictorial format its as if you are there in the Battle

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Reviewed June 25, 2017 via mobile

Bulgaria has a long and glorious history (officialy from 681, but there are evidence that we are a way more ancient) and never kill other people in order to conquer their countries, but when someone conquer us we do everything to gain our freedom back....More

Thank svetlyo_sv
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Reviewed May 26, 2017

This is a museum, with a 40 m diameter panorama, which describes the third battle between the Russian and Romanian armies, on the one hand, and the Turkish army, on the other, in September-December 1877 at Plevna. The Russian-Turkish war of 1877-1878 resulted in the...More

Thank costi53
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Reviewed May 4, 2017

One could or could not accept all nuances the guide gives to the War history, some could find the story a bit frustrating (depending on the info you have, the sources and even on your origin). It is, however, to appreciate the Bulgarian people's respect...More

1  Thank Adina244
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Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

Museum has been renovated and now feature a modern elevator with glass door Inside are artifacts and objects from 1877 war and painting depicting bravery of soldiers from Bulgaria, Romania and Tsar Empire of Russia fighting agains Ottoman empire. must see in Pleven

1  Thank Renel D
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