Historical Museum - Bratsigovo
Bratsigovo is located in the western part of the Rhodope Mountains, about ten kilometers from the town of Cave. The small town has an ancient history, the first inhabitants of these lands were the Bessi tray is the name of a Thracian tribe. After 46 years in BC Thracians were conquered by the Emperor Claudius in these places settled Romans. And in the early Middle Ages Slavs permanently settled, proof of this is the name of the area near Bratsigovo "Dragunitsa" which was named after the Slavic tribe dragovitchi. Apart from its ancient roots and its beautiful scenery and the town was known important role which he held during the April uprising, when he was a major insurgent center. In 1956 was founded the Historical Museum, the original image of the current museum was modest exposure zapoznavashta our town's history. Then the exhibition was housed in the local primary school. Thirty years later, the exposure has been moved to custom-built two-storey building. Which is displayed in a rich exposition divided into several parts covering ages: Renaissance, Modern and Contemporary History. Its main purpose is to acquaint you with the emergence and development of the town, with livelihoods, traditions and moral progress of the local population. Main exhibition takes place in preparation, the outbreak and development of the April uprising in which the residents participate actively. You'll see authentic objects from this period guns, knives, pistols and more. Presents is the only real cherry balls of the uprising, and the banner made by the teacher, Anna Gizdova.