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Boris Denev State Art Gallery

Assenevtsi Park, Veliko Tarnovo 5000, Bulgaria
+359 62 638 941
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Excellent art gallery

Really good mixture and representation of modern Bulgarian art in a fabulous building. Well worth... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2018
PJGPJG
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Oldham
via mobile
Worthwhile

if only to see the art work of the person the museum is named after! we Specifically were able to... read more

Reviewed 29 July 2017
morewierd
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Boulder, Colorado
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good48%
  • Average7%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible7%
2 Jun 2018
“Excellent art gallery”
29 Jul 2017
“Worthwhile”
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Assenevtsi Park, Veliko Tarnovo 5000, Bulgaria
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+359 62 638 941
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Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

Really good mixture and representation of modern Bulgarian art in a fabulous building. Well worth the three leva entry fee.

Thank PJGPJG
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Reviewed 29 July 2017

if only to see the art work of the person the museum is named after! we Specifically were able to go on a Thursday and so entry was FREE! We were NOT impressed with the other art work.......and YES, we were "shadowed" by the guards......WHY?...More

Thank morewierd
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Reviewed 1 July 2016

If you are fond of art and love Bulgarian paintings from the last century, this is the right place for you. Enjoy a few hours and get involved in the masterpieces of some of the great names.

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Reviewed 12 May 2016

From the outside this building looks impressive and promises much, unfortuneatley the inside is rather a let down. The gallery is shut on Mondays and free to visit on Thursdays. From entering the building until leaving we were "shadowed" by the staff member responsible for...More

Thank TREV62
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Reviewed 9 May 2016

This gallery is more notable for its location on a peninsular of the Yantra river & viewable from many parts of the town Exhibits are ok but not brilliant

Thank Darrel J
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Reviewed 15 October 2015

I always visit the Art Galleries when we travel and this was interesting. I enjoyed the Boris Denev collection. It is mostly Modern Art and Bulgarian. Worth a visit.

Thank kpgreynomads
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Reviewed 16 September 2015

The paintings were from the 19th and 20th century. There were a lot of scenes from Veliko Tarnovo through the seasons; some historical depictions of the history of Bulgaria; and potraits that we found very interesting.

Thank Wanda C
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Reviewed 2 July 2015

A rather old fashioned museum. The illumiation of the different rooms and paintings is basic. Also the pieces of art could not trigger my enthousiasm. I walked through the museum at a 'good' speed and was pleased to enjoy a fresh pint of beer afterwards....More

Thank Bosgeus
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