A memorial complex constructed as a permanent reminder of the sacrifice of the partisans to free Bulgaria during World War II. Opened on 2nd June 1956 which marked the 80th anniversary of the death of the Bulgarian revolutionary Hristo Botev whose words adorn the monument ‘He who dies in a fight for freedom never dies’.

#soSofia tip: Take a walk in the afternoon, it’s located in the Borisova Garden, so it’s a perfect opportunity to take a walk and enjoy some fresh air.