Boyana Church

Brief description

Boyana Church, near Sofia, consists of three buildings: The eastern church was built in the 10th century, then enlarged at the beginning of the 13th century by Sebastocrator Kaloyan, who ordered a second two storey building to be erected next to it. The frescoes in this second church, painted in 1259, make it one of the most important collections of medieval paintings. The ensemble is completed by a third church, built at the beginning of the 19th century

Unesco WHS list ref:  42

I’ve never visited Bulgaria.

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