> Sightseeings in Bulgaria  > 

Regional Historical Museum - Shumen

, 888 metres From Shumen.    , Адрес: Shumen, бул.”Славянски” № 17, GPS coordinates: N 43.2702213    E 26.9276709
Regional Historical Museum - Shumen, Picture
Regional Historical Museum - Shumen, Picture 1Regional Historical Museum - Shumen, Picture 2Regional Historical Museum - Shumen, Picture 3Regional Historical Museum - Shumen, Picture 4

Shumen is inextricably linked with the history of our complex there are many significant historical sites that date back to the old times of ancient customs and glorious battles of boom and destruction time you need to remember. To preserve the historical memory is constructed regional history museum that brings together - important monuments in the Shumen region and their maintenance, storage, update and security. The museum traces the chronology of historical events, not only the city but the region. It was founded in 1857, was originally only a small school museum collection donated by Revival Sava Dobroplodni who undertakes the first exhibition by students, and today is a big cultural and educational center. It works to a scientific group funds kept extremely rich and valuable collections which are set out in nine exhibition halls occupying two floors of the building is reserved space for temporary exhibitions. They are diverse, different themes and attract thousands of visitors each year. Items stored in the museum are archaeological artifacts found in the tombs, tombs, shrines and castles in the area, to this figure includes artifacts from the old Bulgarian capitals Pliska and Preslav nearby. Not missed, and the National Historical and Archaeological Reserve "Madara". Historical relics are arranged in order of the ages to which they belong, and presents objects made ​​of stone, bone, copper and bronze, antique pottery and ceramic vessels are preserved farm implements such as sickles, shovels, hoes, military garb - helmets and armor . In a separate room are exhibited exquisite gold jewelry, Byzantine lead seals, ancient coins, has rooms with many priceless photos and documents sealed interesting customs and traditions of the local people, economic and cultural development of the city. The first room in which entry is "Prehistory" most valuable there is a collection of antiques from the fifth century BC found in mound near Smiadovo. "Antiquity" features an amazing colorful fresco from the Basilica of the village of Khan Krum in "medieval" We welcome the cult monuments "of stone grandmothers." dated to 11vek will see Aulat Khan Omourtag and findings from Madara and Shumen Fortress. "Bulgarian Revival" features musical culture and activities of Voinikov with life and his work you can find in the house - museum opened in the city. Much beauty and color of the original jets Bulgarian costumes and furniture from 1991 special exhibition introduces us to Christian culture through icons, religious books and objects. From all this abundance of information we get a clearer picture of our ancestors, their customs and culture. Under the direction of the museum are monuments such as the house of Panaiot Volov, Lajos Kossuth, the complex of Music Pancho. The museum operates a specialized library of scientific literature with more than 25 000 copies, first edition "Proceedings of History - Shumen" that publishes research relevant information and events that are held under his patronage has lab and studios for restoration-conservation activities. The building in which the museum is applied in 1981. is located in the city center, close to Vasil Droumev Drama Theatre. Regional Museum of History is part of a hundred tourist sites of Bulgaria provided is printing.

Opinions and useful advice

Voted (0)    Rate

Share your opinion or advice


Add sightseeing!

Destinations in Bulgaria

Albena74 hotels
Ahtopol115 hotels
Balchik103 hotels
Burgas225 hotels
Byala, Varna55 hotels
Varna344 hotels
Velika20 hotels
Golden sands128 hotels
Kavarna43 hotels
Kiten221 hotels
Kranevo67 hotels
Lozenets147 hotels
Nesebar245 hotels
Obzor113 hotels
Pomorie459 hotels
Primorsko382 hotels
Ravda190 hotels
Sarafovo64 hotels
Sveti Vlas176 hotels
Sinemorets79 hotels
Sunny Beach517 hotels
Sozopol521 hotels
Tsarevo206 hotels
Chernomorets193 hotels
All   >
close map