On 31 August 2018, Sofia Arsenal – Museum of Contemporary Art again offers an outdoor cinema...

2018 has been designated the European Year of Cultural Heritage, in which Bulgaria is for the first time ...

will be closed during the official Holidays on 24, 25, 26, 27 and 31 December 2017,
and оn 1 January 2018

Sofia Arsenal – Museum of Contemporary Art and Sofia International Film Festival with the support of Austrian Embassy unite themselves for a common initiative that offers the audience a special experience – outdoor cinema and an exhibition in one night.

On 6th and 7th October took place a scientific conference named Social Functions of the Museum During XXI Century celebrated on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the National Earth and Man Museum, Sofia. During the conference were discussed different topics related to the social functions of the museum, such as the changing concept of museum, the role of new technologies in the museum activity development, as well as the necessity of advertising strategy.

Summer Working Hours

June, 1 – October, 1 2016

Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday

10 am – 6 pm

Thursday, Saturday

10 am – 8 pm


Free entrance


The exhibition presents the latest revenues in the Euro¬pean Parliament`s collection: works of Bulgarian artists selected by independent experts, as well as experts from leading museums and galleries.
After the exhibition in Sofia the works will be displayed at the buildings of EP in Strasbourg, Brussels and Lux¬embourg.