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Skanderbeg Statue, Tirana

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Erected on the 500th birthday of an Albanian hero, Skanderbeg Statue sits in front of the National History Museum. The monument stands at 11 m (36 ft) in the center of a grassy oval that frames its grandiose size. The central location makes the attraction easy to spot. It is also a recognizable marker that alerts you to the location of the history museum and other nearby sites. Cars can drive around the square where the monument is located, so use caution when crossing the street. Add Skanderbeg Statue to your Tirana travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Tirana tourist route planner.
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  • This is located in the center of Tirana . Here you can find modern architecture , Ottoman and Italian mixed together . It represent Albanian nattional Hero that fought 25 years against ottoman occupat...  more »
  • My first time in Tirana (Albania) and am very positively surprised what this is a beautiful, thriving on town. And the national hero in middle of it. Very nice and impressive.
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  • Not just as a statue, but more learning about it , the history of Skanderbeg as well as details about the statue. Example : there seems to be a reason of the position of the horse in these kind of sta...  more »