Skanderbeg Statue, Tirana

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#10 of 115 in Things to do in Tirana
Erected on the 500th birthday of an Albanian hero, Skanderbeg Statue sits in front of the National History Museum. The monument stands at 11 m (36 ft) in the center of a grassy oval that frames its grandiose size. The central location makes the attraction easy to spot. It is also a recognizable marker that alerts you to the location of the history museum and other nearby sites. Cars can drive around the square where the monument is located, so use caution when crossing the street. Put Skanderbeg Statue on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Tirana day trip planner.
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  • Skanderbeg Square is named after the Albanian national hero, Gjergj Kastrioti Skënderbeu and is in the very heart of Tirana. An imposing monument of Skanderbeg watches over the crowds from the edge...  more »
  • This imposing piece is a necessity for Albanian patriots. The historical character is there depicted, and carries its modern message as well. This statue, like it or not, is there to stay. A greeting....  more »

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