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Skanderbeg Square

| At the center of Tirana, Tirana, Albania
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“opera house” (24 reviews)
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| At the center of Tirana, Tirana, Albania
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Reviewed today via mobile

Nice to spend an afternoon with your family. The kids can play with various stuff from bicycles to monopatin. In summer there also water fountains where everybody can be refreshed.

Thank Idlir
Reviewed yesterday

Skanderbeg square is at the center of Tirane which is also surrounded by the Government buildings. The Government buildings designed by Italian Architects is a must see for any one visiting Tirane. You can take a city tour just walking around the streets of Tirane...More

Thank Unnikrishnan R
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We found this square quite unimpressive for its grandeur and lacks majestic building and old places that many major squares in Europe have. Besides its large size and one old mosque other buildings are sturdy and a bit ugly, typical of communist style one.

Thank Suwatss
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The square is big historical place surrounded by beautiful old mosque, opera house and historical museum.

Thank Merima M
Reviewed 4 days ago

This square is a big paved area for people to walk and congregate and there are benches on one side of it. On one side is the Opera house and the museum on the other side. On the third side is the mosque and the...More

Thank Navam T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

so interesting.Superb museum. nearby bus terminal. Tourist information centre next the the opera house in the square

Thank Janie R
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

There wasn't much going on in the square at all and appeared to have little of interest. It wasn't one of the more exciting city centres we have seen. It was definitely worth having a wander around to get a feel for the city though....More

Thank TravellingOrange
Reviewed 4 days ago

This is a very large square that is impressive in its space. Work is underway to renovate some of the buildings around the square, but it is not particularly charming.

Thank Progenitor
Reviewed 6 days ago

Huge space to watch locals going about their business or a pleasant stroll. Performances on some evenings.

Thank gweeboonhiah
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A good square based mainly on the pedestrian area, but still it has many concrete plates and a very few trees

Thank Aldo K
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