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Skanderbeg Square

Skanderbeg Square is the social and cultural center of Tirana, this is an excellent place for people watching and absorbing the daily life of the denizens of this city. The famous Equestrian Statue is located on the Southern Side of the Square.
Clock Tower

Clock Tower

The tower is the symbol of Tirana and is nicely lit at night. You may climb the stairs for an excellent view of the bustling life in the square below.
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Et’hem Bey Mosque

This small, elegant mosque is one of the oldest buildings remaining in Tirana. Many of the various religious shrines were destroyed in the atheism campaign and demonstrations of the late 1960's.
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Tanners’ Bridge

Tanners’ Bridge is a newly restored, elegant Ottoman stone footbridge, with colourful Soviet style housing serving as a backdrop. The bridge is a standing testimony to Tirana´s development during the 18th century and is considered one of the most important cultural heritage monuments.
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National Museum of History

National Museum of History is the largest museum in Albania and holds most of the country’s treasures. There is a gallery on the top floor dedicated to the severe miseries of the communist era.
International Centre of Culture

International Centre of Culture

Popularly known as the Pyramid, this museum, opened in 1988, was a tribute to the Albanian dictator Enver Hoxha when it was erected. After the regime collapsed, the memorial was converted into a disco and conference center. It is no longer an official museum, but is well worth a look.
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Prime Minister’s Residence

This was once the Communist Party headquarters. During official parades and demonstrations, this is where Enver Hoxha would have stood to wave to the masses below.
Mount Dajti

Mount Dajti

Mount Dajti towers proudly over Tirana, with its beautiful national park, green forests and amazing views. You can either take the cable car up to the summit, or drive. There are several restaurants up at the top, as well as that special feeling of having the world at your finger tips.
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