Welcome to Picturesque Church and Monastery Buildings in Bulgaria!
Picturesque Church and Monastery Buildings in Bulgaria is a collection devoted to church and monastery buildings with architectural design value located in Bulgaria. It collects and organizes diverse materials related to the Bulgarian Cultural and Religious Heritage from 5th c. through 19th c. The photographic materials in this collection are supplemented with audio-visual resources, textual materials (pamphlets and books) and URLs to external resources.
Picturesque Church and Monastery Buildings is Bulgaria is a co-project of the Bulgarian Ministry of Tourism and the Bulgarian Cultural Heritage Institute. The targeted audience of this collection is mainly tourists from all over the world who are interested in visiting religious historical sites and landmarks. People who are interested in the Bulgarian history and architecture are also welcome to use the collection. Since the majority of the resources are in English, proficiency in English is recommended for the users of this website as many of the items are available in English only.
The ultimate purpose of this collection is to promote the Bulgarian Religious Heritage Sites as this would bring more tourists in Bulgaria.
We hope that you will spend enjoyable minutes with our collection!
Thank you for your interest in the Bulgarian Cultural and Religious Heritage throughout the ages!
For more information about this digital project, please visit the About page.