ПРОГРАМА НА МУЗЕЯ
Regional History Museum - Plovdiv was established in 1951 as a research and cultural organization for investigation, study, preservation and display of cultural assets from the past of the city of Plovdiv and its region in the period 15-20th century. The Museum holdings keep more than 60,000 exhibits, amongst them unique collections of cold steel and firearms, orders and medals, armament, personal belongings, printed publications, apparel and items from town’s everyday life, photos and documents. The History Museum in Plovdiv manages four expositions: „The Bulgarian National Revival”, „Book Publishing in Bulgaria in the second half of 19th and the beginning of 20th century”, „The Unification of Bulgaria of 1885” and the Museum Centre of Modern History.
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ЕКСПОНАТ НА МЕСЕЦА
Petko Kiryakov Kaloyanov, better known as Captain Petko Voyvoda was a 19th-century Bulgarian hajduk leader and freedom fighter who dedicated his life to the liberation of Bulgaria. This is his private Winchester rifle, Model 1866. It is part of the collection of Regional Museum of History "Stoyu Shishkov", Smolyan. The weapon will stay in Plovdiv from June 1 till July 31 and can be seen in exposition „The Unification of Bulgaria of 1885”.