Cherepish monastery "Assumption of Virgin Mary", was built during the Second Bulgarian Kingdom during the reign of Tsar Ivan Shishman (1371-1393). Located in the "the Iskar Gorge", near the village of Cherepish. During its existence the monastery was destroyed and rebuilt many times over. Within its borders there charnel house, beware bones of dead rebels from the group of the great revolutionary Hristo Botev.