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Cyril and Methodius National Library

National Library SofiaSt. St. Cyril and Methodius National Library /Narodnata biblioteka/ is the biggest library in Bulgaria and the oldest cultural institute founded in 1878 but the present house of the library was finished in 1953.

The building is constructed in neoclassical style and the monument of the holy brothers Cyril and Methodius – the creators of the Cyrillic Alphabet – is inseparable part of it.

There are valuable collections of old manuscripts, rare printed books, academic literature in all fields of knowledge as well as a large laboratory restoration and conservation of written material.

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