National History Museum
The largest museum in Albania holds many of the country's archaeological treasures and a replica of Skanderbeg's massive sword (how he...
Skanderbeg Sq is the best place to start witnessing Tirana's daily goings-on. Until it was pulled down by an angry mob in 1991, a...
Palace of Culture
To the east of Sheshi Skënderbej is the white stone Palace of Culture, which has a theatre, shops and art galleries. Construction of the...
Theatre of Opera & Ballet
Check the listings and posters outside the theatre for performances.
Behind the national museum, this restaurant consistently gets rave reviews from visitors who enjoy the formal service, the stylish interior and the fine Italian cuisine. The fish is the speciality here, and it's cooked to perfection, while the wine list has some excellent local vintages.