Et’hem Bey Mosque is an 18th-century mosque located in the center of Tirana. Closed under communist rule, the mosque reopened in 1991.
Frescoes outside and in the portico depict trees, waterfalls and bridges – motifs rarely seen in Islamic art.
Lake Park Tirana
Is a large park surrounding an artificial lake to the South of Tirana. Aside the artificial lake, there are wonderful Botanical Gardens and the only zoo in Albania.
The National Historical Museum
is the country’s largest museum. In the main entrance is a large mural mosaic, that depicts purported ancient to modern figures from Albania’s history.
The Museum includes some Pavilions: of Antiquity, of the Middle Ages, of Renaissance, of Independence, of Iconography, of the National Liberation Antifascist War, of Communist Terror, and Pavilion of Mother Teresa.