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Saint George the Victorious Chapel and Mausoleum

Vozrozhdenya Sq., Pleven 5800, Bulgaria
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A moving homage to fallen soldiers

St. George the Victorious (also called the Conqueror) Chapel/Mausoleum is a Bulgarian Orthodox... read more

Reviewed January 23, 2018
Gabriel H
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Bellaire, Texas, United States
Impressive architecture

It's probably worth going inside, but appeared to be closed when we were there. I wouldn't make a... read more

Reviewed August 12, 2017
Natasha H
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Cambridge, United Kingdom
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Jan 22, 2018
“A moving homage to fallen soldiers”
Aug 12, 2017
“Impressive architecture”
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Vozrozhdenya Sq., Pleven 5800, Bulgaria
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Reviewed January 23, 2018

St. George the Victorious (also called the Conqueror) Chapel/Mausoleum is a Bulgarian Orthodox chapel completed in 1907 and dedicated to the fallen soldiers who gave their lives during the battle of Plevna, an important event in the War of Liberation for Bulgaria. It is located...More

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Reviewed August 12, 2017

It's probably worth going inside, but appeared to be closed when we were there. I wouldn't make a special visit to see it, but it's right on the central square so worth a look even if you don't go inside.

Thank Natasha H
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Reviewed September 8, 2016

This was an interesting stop. The chapel is quite beautiful and well maintained. The interesting contrast is the fence surrounding the chapel is decorated with canons and canon balls. It is a commemoration of past struggles against the Ottoman Empire.

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Reviewed July 4, 2016

A grand monument commemorating Russia's victory in one of the decisives battles of the 1877-1878 war. Both the outside and inside are designed in the style of an Eastern Orthodox church. The basement contains a crypt with fallen soldiers' remains. It is ridiculous that it...More

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Reviewed September 23, 2015

Went on a Sunday morning and really liked the calm and peaceful ambiance. Its architecture is beautiful and grand.

Thank Himanshu86
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