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Regional historical museum, Kardzhali
Regional historical museum, Kardzhali The regional historical museum is located in a big, beautiful three-storey building – a monument of culture itself. It was a school building and was specially reconstructed for the needs of the museum. It was constructed in the beginning of the last century as a project of a Russian architect. The museum aims at research, preservation and popularization of the heritage and culture of local people. Additionally it works for the excavation, restoration and conservation of the archeological sites in the region and the scientific studies connected with them. The exhibition covers an area of 1200 m2 and is divided into three sections: Archeology, Nature and Ethnography. The spacious foyers and corridors often host various exhibitions from the country or temporary exhibitions at the end of the excavations season in order to introduce the latest archeological finds. In the yard of the museum could be seen many rare species of shrubs and trees not typical for the local flora. The museum is one of the 100 National Tourist Places of Bulgaria Note: It is suitable for tourism and included in most tourist routes.
This internet portal has been created within the framework of project “Creation of a marketing tourist product – “own brand” of Region Kardzhali through the exchange of know-how and best practices in cooperation with The Hague Region”, contract ¹ BG161PO001/4.2-01/2008/033 which is realized with the financial support of Operating Programme “Regional Development” 2007-2013, co-funded by the European Union through the European Regional Development Fund.
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