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House Memorial "Yordan Yovkov"

Author: Павлина , 1.6 km From Dobrich.    , GPS coordinates: N 43.5649088    E 27.8291523
House Memorial "Yordan Yovkov", Picture
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  In the town of Dobrich in connection with celebrations of the hundredth anniversary of the birth of our great writer and public Yovkov Jordan in 1980 to 28 November is open Memorial House of the master narrative of the small and humanist. It was built in the city center, have merit and his relatives, the woman's daughter was born in mu.Tvoretsat Jeravna but lives and works there as a teacher. Gr. Dobrich is the heart of the writer, his works bear the imprint of the spirit and lifestyle of this region, there have come out prototypes of its characters. It is popular not only at home but also abroad, his works have been translated into over 40 languages. Museum tells the life and works of classic Bulgarian literature through a rich collection of exhibits. Presented over 10,000 valuable documents, photographs, books, attractive household items, personal belongings and clothes are designed to promote humanistic ideas which inspire, acquainted us with the trivia of his youth, perpetuate the name of the artist in the Bulgarian literature. Present a baptismal certificate beletrista and leaves no doubt and disputes birthday, we can see the first editions of his books. For its unique prose gets great literary distinction "Ivan Vazov". The collection is a typewriter on which he worked in Bucharest and has prepared the famous collections of short stories "The Song of the wheels," "Nights in Antimovo Inn", "Balkan legends." Furnished office has retained the look of the thirties, there in comfort and convenience, he creates his masterpieces on the wall is hung a portrait of his father. Along with unique manuscripts and sketches will see translations of foreign languages ​​who has done various works. Exhibited research done on his work. On several occasions, visiting the museum and temporary exhibitions. Was declared a national tourist destination and is visited by many domestic and foreign tourists. Draws attention to the unique work of art Stoimen Stoilov, painted pottery "In the world of Yovkov heroes." The building was awarded the "Arhskar" which is the largest architectural award. He received it for 30 anniversary of the Union of Architects in Bulgaria for the beautiful design solution.

   In the pedestrian zone of Dobrich is a memorial in the natural growth of classic Bulgarian literature, bronze statue depicts him seated, we can see several remarkable monuments - the brothers St. Cyril and Methodius, Stefan Karadja. The park has over city ossuary memorial complex in memory of those killed in World War II, the beauty of nature is displayed in the exhibition of the Art Gallery opened its doors in the picturesque park spanning 250 acres and is recognized as a monument of culture and art of gardening. Nearby we will see the largest bronze statue of Khan Asparuh. Open to visitors is the museum of Yordan Yovkov, which together with the Memorial House are part of the historical museum.

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