Things to do near Independence Monument

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  • 1
    0.0 miNational History Museum

    National History Museum

    Ranked #1 overall in Tirana things to do
    0.0 mi from Independence Monument
    8.99 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum
    Popular withHistoryAdventureFamilies

    A large museum on the main square with three floors all about the history of Albania. Lots of interesting information and artefacts. Probably most interesting is the sections about the ...

  • 2
    0.0 miThe Clock Tower

    The Clock Tower

    Ranked #6 overall in Tirana things to do
    0.0 mi from Independence Monument
    8.54 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Monument
    Popular withAdventureArtsyHistory

    A bit too modern to seem historic. The external facade isn't interesting but inquire at the museum next door and the museum staff will let you climb to the top ...

  • 3
    0.22 miBulevard Dëshmorët e Kombit

    Bulevard Dëshmorët e Kombit

    Ranked #11 overall in Tirana things to do
    0.22 mi from Independence Monument
    10.03 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Entertainment

    Impressive boulevard only matched by the beauty of the ministries buildings and the Skanderbeg square.

  • 4
    0.2 miResurrection of Christ Orthodox Cathedral

    Resurrection of Christ Orthodox Cathedral

    Ranked #14 overall in Tirana things to do
    0.2 mi from Independence Monument
    8.45 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Church
    Popular withArtsySpiritualHistory

    Only opened a few years ago, this is the third largest Orthodox church in Europe. A very large and impressive exterior and beautiful interior with murals of religious scenes. The ...

  • 5
    0.0 miPiramida

    Piramida

    Ranked #16 overall in Tirana things to do
    0.0 mi from Independence Monument
    5.76 reviews
    Performing Arts, Auditorium
    Popular withHistoryArtsyBackpackers

    To some an eyesore, to others the quintessential symbol of Albania's struggle with its communist past. Iconic but in disrepair. Still a flashpoint among locals as the debate continues regarding ...

  • 6
    0.0 miBunkers of Albania

    Bunkers of Albania

    Ranked #19 overall in Tirana things to do
    0.0 mi from Independence Monument
    9.02 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Landmark
    Popular withAdventureHistoryBackpackers

    Albania is somewhat notorious for the thousands of bunkers that are found around the country. The dictator Enver Hoxha, in his insane paranoia, decided to turn the nation into a ...

  • 7
    0.18 miDictator's Villa

    Dictator's Villa

    Ranked #20 overall in Tirana things to do
    0.18 mi from Independence Monument
    9.02 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum, Government Building
    Popular withHistorySolo FemaleTrendsters

    It's a shame that you can't actually go inside and tour around the former residence of Enver Hoxha, but it's certainly worth taking a look from the outside when you ...

  • 8
    0.0 miSkanderbeg Statue

    Skanderbeg Statue

    Ranked #22 overall in Tirana things to do
    0.0 mi from Independence Monument
    7.33 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Monument
    Popular withHistoryOutdoorsyAdventure

    Skanderbeg Statue is located in the middle of the city so missing it would be almost impossible. Skanderbeg is an important figure in Albanian history, as he lead a rebellion ...

  • 9
    0.12 miI Love Tirana Sign

    I Love Tirana Sign

    Ranked #25 overall in Tirana things to do
    0.12 mi from Independence Monument
    9.02 reviews
    Sights and Museums
    Popular withBackpackersOutdoorsyFamilies

    It wouldn't be a trip to any European city without a photo next to a large sign! The 'I Love Tirana' sign is located on the edge of Rinia Park ...

  • 10
    0.21 miHouse of Leaves

    House of Leaves

    Ranked #27 overall in Tirana things to do
    0.21 mi from Independence Monument
    9.02 reviews
    Sights and Museums, History Museum
    Popular withHistoryStudents

    This is one of the newest museums in the Albanian capital. It is like the Albanian version of Stasi headquarters. There is a fascinating display of documents and the items ...

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