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The Retro Museum In Varna

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The Retro Museum In Varna
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On an area of 4000 square meters, you can find more than 50 restored cars, manufactured between 1943 and 1989 from the socialist era.We also have 27 wax figures of ideologists, revolutionaries and national artists such as Todor Zhivkov, Leonid...more
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Andrey Saharov Str. 2 | Grand Mall, Varna 9000, Bulgaria
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The museum is placed in the shopping center Grand moll, There you can find the old stuff which can bring you back to your child time. The very impressive is the collection of retro cars, also the the figures of some artists and party members...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Georgi T
Reviewed 12 December 2018 via mobile

Interesting collection of items from the not far socialist past. Cars, everyday items, wax figures of famous party leaders, actors and singers from that period. Worth to visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank George_FIL
Reviewed 11 December 2018

I went there for a visit together with my child ( 12 years old ). It was a very nice experience. My daughter was excited too. She saw things, which she could only hear of from me until that day.It was a full collection of...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank теодор п
Reviewed 10 December 2018 via mobile

This is place, where you will enjoy the old times in Bulgaria. It was really fun. I'm regret that we have sold our Moskvich a 10 years ago.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank svetlyo_sv
Reviewed 5 November 2018

Pursuaded by goog salesman at the entrance, we bought a combine ticket for both. There are only 15-20 max wachs statues, half of them unknown to foreigners. Not worth extra money. On the contraty, retro museum is very, very good, with almost every car produced...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank dvorpo
Reviewed 2 November 2018

We found quite many familiar things in this museum, starting with toys and ending with cars. It was a nice little trip to our childhood.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank tiriak2017
Reviewed 2 November 2018

This place is purely astonishing as it gives almost a full picture of what used to be truly valuable for the people who lived under Socialism. It would be great if you could have a local person with you and see his or her reaction...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Lili G
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

You can find this place easily on the first floor of the Grand Mall shopping center. We are very interested in this period of the history so we decided to visit this museum. We read many positive reviews on Tripadvisor before our visit and we...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank JuditN118
Reviewed 19 October 2018

The place itself was AMAZING, a little time machine to really older times. Not only do they have cars, they also have old collectibles (cigarettes, books, passports, etc.) which was cool to see! The wax museum is just perfect. The staff was a little creepy...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Naschtz
Reviewed 16 October 2018

Wow, a museum where Stalin and Lenin are everywhere. The sexy Soviet cars, 0-60 in 3 minutes, CCCR/USSR manufactured goods with the busts of the great communist legend from soap to dishes. Soviet manufactured toys, every child had back then in the Eastern Bloc. Loved...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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andy h
25 August 2017|
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Response from KrisKP1982 | Reviewed this property |
We had a shopping bag that they took in for us but a whole set of luggage I'm not sure
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JoandBarry
26 July 2017|
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Response from JoandBarry | Reviewed this property |
It is 10 zen for an adult, or you can get a joint ticket including the newly opened wax work museum (also in the Mall) for 15 zen. Hope this helps.
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