Museum of Bulgarian Revival, Varna

Museum of Bulgarian Revival, Varna

The museum is dedicated to the cultural and social life of Bulgarians during the National Revival. It's located on the site previously occupied by a school, then a church and a library complex. Established in 1959, the museum features an interesting exhibit of a restored school classroom that has a sand box children learned to write in and a blackboard bearing letters of the Bulgarian alphabet. There's also a fascinating exhibition at the museum recounting the history of the city and the surrounding region. It includes manuscripts, early printed editions of books and antique weapons from the 18th and 19th centuries.

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Sight Name: Museum of Bulgarian Revival
Sight Location: Varna, Bulgaria
Sight Type: Museum/Gallery
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Walking Tours in Varna, Bulgaria

Create Your Own Walk in Varna

Create Your Own Walk in Varna

Creating your own self-guided walk in Varna is easy and fun. Choose the city attractions that you want to see and a walk route map will be created just for you. You can even set your hotel as the start point of the walk.
Varna's Historical Churches Tour

Varna's Historical Churches Tour

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Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.1 Km or 1.9 Miles
Varna Introduction Walk

Varna Introduction Walk

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Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.6 Km or 2.2 Miles
Varna Sea Garden Walking Tour

Varna Sea Garden Walking Tour

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Tour Duration: 2 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.5 Km or 2.2 Miles
Varna Shopping Tour

Varna Shopping Tour

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Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 3.2 Km or 2 Miles
Museums Tour

Museums Tour

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Tour Duration: 1 Hour(s)
Travel Distance: 2.5 Km or 1.6 Miles