The Museum of the BolgarCivilization is located in a unique building, which is located on the bank of the Volga River. It is unique in terms of being built into the existing relief, and its biggest part is under ground. The building looks small, but it has six floors, elevators and escalators, and it also houses a river station. It is located on the first floor, while the restaurant is on the fifth one, and the observation deck is on the sixth one. The built-up area is 5,817 square meters and the total internal area is 3,838 square meters.