"Rotunda of Sveti Georgi" St Georges Rotunda Tip by tim07

St Georges Rotunda, Sofia: 13 reviews and 30 photos


Dating back to the 4th century, the Church of St George is the oldest preserved building in the city. The interior of the church is decorated with medieval frescoes. These depict Christ Pantokrator accompanied by angels as well as portraits of prophets. The frescoes were briefly painted over when the church was converted to a mosque during the Ottoman period. The grounds around the church contain excavations dating back to Roman times.

Directions: In a courtyard inbetween the Presidency and the Sheraton Hotel.
Phone: 359888913396
Website: http://www.svgeorgi-rotonda.com/index.php

Review Helpfulness: 2.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Updated Jul 19, 2010
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