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Early Christian Complex

Archaeological and cultural monument from Antiquity of National Importance. It includes a basilica, stoa and ancient street from V – VI century, with outdoor exposition. Magnificent floor mosaics, now preserved in the Archaeological Museum of Sandanski, were also found.
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Bishop John’s Basilica

Archaeological and cultural monument of National Importance, the Basilica is situated “in-sito” in the building of the Archaeological museum. It has magnificent floor mosaics, part of them decorated with fish and birds. In its narthex there is a unique for the country mosaic building inscription (V – VI c.) with important information about the Basilica...
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Saint George Church

Built in 1952 the Church is a small copy of Alexander Nefski Cathedral in Sofia. Painted in 1964 – 1967 by the painter Nikolay Shelehov, a son of a Russian emigrant father and German mother and the icons from the iconostasis were made by the painter Hristo Apostolov. The Church is located near the town...
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Spartacus Monument Complex

The historical legend tells us that somewhere, in the vicinities of today’s Sandanski, lived and grew up the brave Thracian leader Spartacus. Today, this legendary Thracian and his local background are immortalized with Spartacus Memorial Complex, which welcomes and sees off the visitors of Sandanski at the very entrance of the town.
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St. St. Cosmas and Damian Monastery

The monastery is located 2 km south from the central part of the town of Sandanski, near the right bank of Sandanska Bistrits River. It is situated in a picturesque place among meadows, orchards and rich greenery. Its story started in XIV c. and later was destroyed by the Turks. It was rebuilt in 1928,...
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The Fountain Under the Plane Tree

The fountain was built in 1854 and moved here from Serres in 1918 by the soldiers of gen. Todorov. It has an interesting marble relief but the symbolism of the images is still not completely unpuzzled. It is believed that it represents the planetary system according to the ancient Bulgarian calendar, drawn up by our...
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Sveti Vrach Town Park

The people of Sandanski are proud of the beautiful Sveti Vrach Town Park – one of the biggest in Bulgaria and the only one with sand alleys. It was started by general Georgi Todorov, commander of Second Bulgarian Army, in 1916 – 1919, when together with his soldiers planted the first saplings of white and...
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Митрополитска църква “Св. Никола”

Църквата е паметник на културата с национално значение. Построена е в началото на ХIII в. като митрополитска църква от севаст Владимир върху основите на тракийско светилище. Днес църквата е запазена само източната стена и няколко елементи от интериора. Върху руините на църквата още личат стенописите с изключително висока художествена стойност. Част от тях се съхраняват...
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Средновековна църква “Св.Варвара”

Света Варвара е живяла през III век. Нейният баща е бил езичник, и когато научил, че тя е приела християнство, я подлага на жестоки измъчвания и след това я обезглавява. По-късно Варвара е обявена за светица. Църквата се намира под Кордопуловата къща. Счита се, че самата църква е построена през XIII – XIV век, по...
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Епископска базилика

Останките от ранно християнският храм се намират в централната част на съвременния град Сандански. Базиликата е открита от екипа на тогавашния директор на археологическия музей в Сандански - Владимир Петков през 1989 г. Археолозите датират църквата и прилежащите и сгради в периода V-VI в.Базиликалният комплекс е заемал площ от 1600 кв. м и е включвал:...