Built in the mid-17th century, Sveta Nedelya Church hovers on the eastern edge of the old town. Most noticeable is its elegant 16m tower. Inside, discover…
Must see attractions in Plovdiv
- SSveta Nedelya Church
- NNedkovich House
This butterscotch-coloured 1863 mansion has a leafy courtyard and a marble fountain. Its interior design showcases the European classical and baroque…
- RRoman Odeon
Constructed at the end of the 1st century AD, the Odeon was once the seat of the city council. It now hosts occasional performances in its small,…
- CCity Art Gallery
This branch of the City Gallery of Fine Arts holds small, temporary exhibitions of abstract art, housed within one of Plovdiv's first Bulgarian…
- IIcon Gallery
This small museum beside the Church of Sveti Konstantin & Elena has a sublime display of icons from the 15th century onwards.
- CCenter for Contemporary Art
A stocky 16th-century Turkish bathhouse now features irregular, rotating displays of contemporary art. Free entry on Thursdays.
- LLamartine House
This beige mansion built in 1830 has a special place in Plovdiv hearts as the location where French poet Alphonse de Lamartine stayed in 1833, along the…
- DDanov House
Dedicated to renowned writer and publisher Hristo Danov and several other Bulgarian authors, Danov House contains a re-creation of a bookshop and a…
- RRoman Forum
Just down the steps at the overpass near pl Tsentralen, ruins of the Roman Forum are still being excavated; peer over the fence along the road.
- PPhilippopolis Art Gallery
This small private gallery, attached to Philippopolis restaurant, features exhibitions of 19th- and 20th-century Bulgarian art.
- EEncho Pironkov City Gallery of Fine Arts
This gallery along a small laneway downhill from ul Sâborna displays 45 pieces of modern Bulgarian art.
This museum of pharmacy is set in an 1872 mansion. Sometimes has erratic opening hours.