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Rembrandt's Self-Portrait Has Been Auctioned for €16 Million in Just 6 Minutes

On Tuesday evening, an early self-portrait of Rembrandt van Rijn painted in 1632 was auctioned for over £14.

Society » Culture | July 29, 2020, Wednesday // 23:19 | Viewed: 6315

Bulgaria's Last Submarine "Slava" to Become a Museum

The last Bulgarian military submarine "Slava" is about to become a museum.

Society » Culture | July 20, 2020, Monday // 11:28 | Viewed: 6141

Bulgaria Marks 183 Years Since the Birth of National Hero Vassil Levski

On 18th of July, Bulgaria marks 183 years since the birth of national hero Vassil Levski.

Society » Culture | July 18, 2020, Saturday // 14:07 | Viewed: 5030

Apollonia Arts Festival - 1-6 September, Sozopol

For the 36th consecutive year, the Apollonia Arts Festival will delight its numerous fans.

Society » Culture | July 8, 2020, Wednesday // 11:55 | Viewed: 10772

Burgas Sand Sculptures Festival: Fairy Tales and Film Characters

The preparation for the 13th edition of the sand sculptures festival in Bulgaria’s coastal city of Bourgas began.

Society » Culture | July 7, 2020, Tuesday // 16:56 | Viewed: 6376

June 25, Bulgaria: Sofia Film Fest Begins

The international film festival “Sofia Film Fest”, the 24th edition of which was postponed because of the coronavirus pandemic, will start today, June 25.

Society » Culture | June 25, 2020, Thursday // 21:43 | Viewed: 4617

Sofia Opera with Performances at Pacharevo Lake

The new summer stage "Muses of the Water" on Lake Pancharevo is ready with the decor of "Mamma Mia!".

Society » Culture | June 25, 2020, Thursday // 10:26 | Viewed: 6456

Open-Air Art Installation from Bulgarian Letters in Berlin

This summer, residents and visitors of Berlin will be welcomed by an open-air art installation from Bulgarian letters in one of the most visited places on the banks of the River Spree, near Berlin Cathedral and Museum Island.

Society » Culture | June 17, 2020, Wednesday // 09:37 | Viewed: 5958

Bloomsday 2020 Becomes Virtual and Sofia Becomes Dublin in One Day

Bloomsday - Bloom's Day - is celebrated every June 16 by book lovers around the world.

Society » Culture | June 16, 2020, Tuesday // 09:57 | Viewed: 8481

You Can Now See "Baby Dragons" in Slovenija

Slithering through their subterranean aquarium, three "baby dragons" have gone on display in a Slovenian cave, where they hatched in 2016 in a rare successful breeding, officials said Thursday.

Society » Culture | June 13, 2020, Saturday // 22:25 | Viewed: 5776

Vitosha Nature Park: The Bear Museum and The Museum of Owls Open for Visitors

From June 15, 2020, Vitosha Nature Park resumes visits to the Owl Museum and the Bear Museum in the Park.

Society » Culture | June 12, 2020, Friday // 15:30 | Viewed: 5641

The First Theater in Sofia to Restore the Inside Performances

At the theater with a mask.

Society » Culture | June 9, 2020, Tuesday // 23:50 | Viewed: 4781

Erdogan Wants to Convert the Hagia Sophia Church into a Mosque

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has asked his aides to conduct a comprehensive study on how to convert Istanbul's famous Hagia Sophia landmark, currently a museum, into a mosque, a Turkish newspaper reported on Friday.

Society » Culture | June 5, 2020, Friday // 21:00 | Viewed: 9560

Government of Bulgaria will Allocate BGN 600,000 for the Rila Monastery

The government will allocate BGN 600,000 for the Rila Monastery.

Society » Culture | June 2, 2020, Tuesday // 13:58 | Viewed: 5571

Bulgarians Celebrate the Day of Hristo Botev and Fights for Freedom and Independence of Bulgaria

Every year on June 2 at noon, for three minutes the air raid sirens across Bulgaria sound in alarm.

Society » Culture | June 2, 2020, Tuesday // 10:00 | Viewed: 8577

The Notre-Dame Cathedral Can be Seen for the First Time Since Last Year

Paris officials on Sunday removed the tall metal barriers surrounding the square in front of Notre-Dame cathedral, offering visitors a close-up look at the gothic monument for the first time since the devastating fire that struck last year.

Society » Culture | June 2, 2020, Tuesday // 03:50 | Viewed: 4809

There Will be No Events for the Day of Hristo Botev on June 2

For the first time in the more than 140-year long history of the celebrations of Botev, the events in Vratsa and the vicinity have been cancelled over the coronavirus.

Society » Culture | June 2, 2020, Tuesday // 03:15 | Viewed: 5518

Conferences and Seminars are Allowed in Bulgaria

Bulgaria’s Minister of Health Kiril Ananiev has issued today a regulation allowing congress and conference events, seminars, exhibitions, including events of the exhibition industry.

Society » Culture | May 30, 2020, Saturday // 16:11 | Viewed: 4481

Bulgaria's National Library is Now Opened

The largest public library in the country resumed its work with readers on site in accordance with the established rules in the period of the emergency epidemic situation in strict compliance with the mandatory anti-epidemic measures.

Society » Culture | May 22, 2020, Friday // 15:43 | Viewed: 4019

Officially! Bulgaria Opens Museums, Cinemas, Libraries and Allows Concerts

Minister of Health Kiril Ananiev has issued an order allowing the holding of cultural events, and visits to museums, galleries, libraries and indoor and outdoor cinemas.

Society » Culture | May 11, 2020, Monday // 15:47 | Viewed: 6608

Bulgaria Will Participate in Chicago Exhibition

Bulgaria is one of the eleven countries from Southeastern Europe that will take part in an exhibition at the The Field Museum in Chicago.

Society » Culture | May 10, 2020, Sunday // 20:14 | Viewed: 3888
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