The M.W. Grand Lodge of Bulgaria

The M.W. Grand Lodge of Bulgaria is the oldest Masonic Obedience in Bulgaria. It is founded on 9th of June 1917. It works to the Glory of the Grand Architect of the Universe, strictly adhering to the principles of regularity and the Ancient Charges. It is therefore a regular and recognized Jurisdiction belonging to the world chain of Freemasonry.


The Grand Lodge of Bulgaria was founded by the GL of France. The historical warrant from 1917 was given back by the French Brethren, which as founders had the exclusive right to reactivate it in 2010.

Past Grand Masters:

  • Alexander Protogerov
  • Petar Midileff

Members of masonic Lodge in Bourgas circa 1920