Archaeological Museum, Sozopol

3.8
#3 of 16 in Museums in Burgas Province
At Archaeological Museum, see urns, artifacts, and art representing the culture and traditions of the town's inhabitants from the 6th millennium BCE to the 17th century CE. Walk through two sections of the museum, which divide the collection into the archeological part and the Christian art section. View anchors and bayonets of ancient civilizations, and browse through a variety of extravagant Greek vases and amphorae. Look for relics of John the Baptist, preserved in an alabaster casket. The site also has numerous scripts, maps, and photographs that describe historical information and the museum's workings. Put Archaeological Museum and other Sozopol attractions into our Sozopol trip itinerary maker , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • I went to the map as well, and I was greeted by a beautiful building, but in November, it was a great place to stay.
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  • For a new museum with interesting and stunning artefacts it was befuddling. Signage is in Bulgarian obviously but also a little French and a smattering of English. It is all very low down so for an ab...  more »
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  • An excellent collection of pottery from the Archaic to Ottoman period. All coming from one of the best researched ancient greek necropolises of the Mediterranean.
  • Great exhibition and air-conditioning. The time spent there is a pleasure. Concerts during Apolonia have great acoustics.
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