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
  • 2
    0.0 miThe Clock Tower

    The Clock Tower

    Ranked #8 overall in Tirana things to do
    0.0 mi from Independence Monument
    8.54 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Monument
    Popular withAdventureArtsyHistory
  • 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

    During the nearly forty-year leadership of Communist dictator Enver Hoxha of the People's Socialist Republic of Albania, over 700,000 bunkers were built in the country – one for every four ...

  • 7
    0.18 miDictator's Villa

    Dictator's Villa

    Ranked #21 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

    Usually not opened to the public this villa represents a vile place to most Albanians. Known as the Dictator's Villa, it was here where the communist leader of Albania lived ...

  • 8
    0.0 miSkanderbeg Statue

    Skanderbeg Statue

    Ranked #23 overall in Tirana things to do
    0.0 mi from Independence Monument
    7.33 reviews
    Sights and Museums, Monument
    Popular withHistoryOutdoorsyAdventure

    The Albanians are incredibly proud of Skanderbeg and you will find his statue in every town. This one feels particularly communist given the location in the large square.

  • 9
    0.12 miI Love Tirana Sign

    I Love Tirana Sign

    Ranked #26 overall in Tirana things to do
    0.12 mi from Independence Monument
    9.02 reviews
    Sights and Museums
    Popular withBackpackersOutdoorsyFamilies

    Located in Rinia Park, the classic I Love Tirana Sign is a bit more of a light-hearted attraction to visit, if you've spent the rest of your trip exploring the ...

  • 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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