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Monument "1300 Years of Bulgaria", Shumen
Categories: Monuments, Tourist Spots
The Monument to 1300 Years of Bulgaria, also known as the Founders of the Bulgarian State Monument, is a large monument built on a plateau above the city of Shumen, Bulgaria. It was built in 1981 to commemorate the 1300th anniversary of the First Bulgarian Empire.The monument is built in concrete in a Cubist style, and designed by Bulgarian sculptors Krum Damyanov and Ivan Slavov. It is reached by a processional concrete stairway from Shumen, or by road. It stands at a height of 450 m above sea level and can be seen from 30 km away.Plan your visit to Monument "1300 Years of Bulgaria" and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Shumen trip generator.
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Its awesome for sport, I climb the stairs every morning. The nature is amazing! Shumen is the perfect place to get in shape.
Whenever we visit Shoumen city we always visit the monument. It was built in 1981 to commemorate the 1300th anniversary of the First Bulgarian Empire. there 1300 steps to react the plato.
Wat een groot lomp monument, was mijn eerste gedachte. Van 30 km is het al te zien. Het is lastig te vinden en staat waarschijnlijk in cyrillisch schrift ergens aangegeven. Via de tomtom en Google map... read more »What a great bumbling monument, was my first thought. Of 30 km is to see it already. It is hard to find and is probably somewhere in Cyrillic. Via the tomtom and Google maps on the phone we succeeded to get there. Large car park, pay an entrance fee and then there in. Between a few concrete elements by you can see the images carved, Grand, especially if you then the meaning for the Bulgarian history know Very impressive. Also made impression, but don't really beautiful.show original
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