Holy Forty Martyrs Church
3 locals recommend
22 Св. Климент Охридски
Veliko Tarnovo, Veliko Tarnovo 5000
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens 9:00 AM
Tips from locals
The church is preserved from 1230. This is the main church of the capital in 13 th century. Here are buried Bulgarian kings and patron saints of Bulgaria and Serbia.
The church from where in 1185 begins the uprising of the brothers Asen and Peter, which leads to the liberation of the country and the foundation of the Second Bulgarian State with capitol Veliko Tarnovo.
Very old church more than 8 centuries. It is known with a lot of historical events occurred there. A must visit sight-seeing site.