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National Maritime Museum, Varna

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Military Museum
Experience the inner-workings of the Bulgarian navy at National Maritime Museum, which features pictures, documents, and various military objects ranging from flags to cannons--and even entire battleships. Located in a garden by the sea, this museum uses indoor and outdoor spaces. Walk through the interior areas to see model boats and glass cabinets that preserve colorful uniforms and medals, among other valuable items. Read about the country's naval history, spanning from the Ottoman times to World War II. Once outside, walk through the gardens to view military tanks and helicopters, large grenades, anchors, and submarines. By using our Varna tourist route planner, you can arrange your visit to National Maritime Museum and other attractions in Varna.
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  • Nice for people interested in nautical history. Accessible by public transport and within walking distance of the city center.  more »
  • This museum is centrally located in an attractive part of Varna. Seniors, even foreigners like me, get a discount, making the entry only 2 leva. I thought the most interesting part of the museum was o...  more »
  • Bulgaria has never been a powerhouse with a Black Sea Fleet like the Soviet Union possessed and today Russia still possesses. Bulgaria's fleet evolved after Russia-Turkey War that gave Bulgaria it's i...  more »