National Palace of Culture

National Palace of Culture (1 Bulgaria Square, Sofia) — The National Palace of Culture (NPC) abbreviated in Bulgarian as NDK is the largest multifunctional congress, conference, convention and exhibition center in Southeastern Europe.  The NPC contains 15 multifunctional halls, 55 premises for meetings, with total capacity of more than 8,000 seats and more than 15,000 square meters of exhibition area. Among them, Hall 1 is the largest one and the most representative hall in the complex. Its area is 11,000 square meters and is equipped with stationary arm-chairs. Its total capacity is 3,692 seats.

Many famous opera singers and classical artists have performed here – ranging from international names like José Carreras, Riccardo Muti, and Andrea Bocelli, to Bulgarian singers like Veselina Katsarova, Kaludi Kaludov, and Krasimira Stoyanova.  See the NPC website for info on upcoming events: