House Rusi Chorbadzhi
In the house of Russia in Chorbadzhi Zheravna the exposition "Customs and culture of the Renaissance Zheravna" the History Museum of Kotel. The building was built in the mid-eighteenth century and a two-storey building, one of the few well-preserved from this period in Bulgaria. Usually Zheravna houses are on one level, two-storey houses were only the wealthy artisans and traders, windows and their shops were the street. Blonde Chorbadzhi was one of the richest landlords in Jeravna saw goats and sheep has been traded with Turkey and Greece. In the house of Russia Chorbadzhi reserved foreign and domestic architecture, and the division of the premises.
Exposed original fabrics, costumes, craft tools, household items. It is perfectly preserved ensemble of carved decoration, which in itself is a leading internal space of the house with colonnades, and abatsite bases of columns, ceiling, shelves, doors, home iconostasis. It is particularly interesting architectural solution for the entrances of the house. They are two: one that leads through the steps of the second-floor shop, next to the street and is designed for customers of the weaver, the second-family entrance is through the courtyard of the house and takes up storage space and living space.