Monument of Nicolaus Copernicus
 
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Monument of Nicolaus Copernicus

Attraction type: Historical Monuments
Address: Sea Garden, Varna

The first astronomical complex named after the Polish scholar Nicolaus Copernicus started operating in Bulgaria on 22 May 1968. It includes an astronomical observatory, planetarium, and a Foucault pendulum tower. There is a monument of Copernicus in front of the planetarium entrance and its authors are prof. L. Dalchev and P. Atanassov.