Regional Museum of History

HISTORY OF THE MUSEUM

The founder of museology in Shumen was the famous Revival teacher Sava Dobroplodni. In 1857 together with a couple of his students, he undertook a journey to the ruins of Veliki Preslav. With the finds a small collection was exhibited in the library of the Man’s High-school. The increased interest in the Bulgarian history during the National Revival has its logical explanation, as it is logical that this interest arose in this very region – the center of the First Bulgarian Kingdom... [+]