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Batak Historical museum.

25 km from Velingrad. Nice road, close to wonderful Lake. Recommend to visit.Travel Agency have... read more

Reviewed June 18, 2018
Arie R
Haifa, Israel
Don't expect to much.

Small town museum. Don't expect to much. Very local historical exhibition. Show history of famous... read more

Reviewed July 23, 2017
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Reviewed June 18, 2018

25 km from Velingrad. Nice road, close to wonderful Lake. Recommend to visit.Travel Agency have optional trip to most palaces to visit.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Arie R
Reviewed July 23, 2017 via mobile

Small town museum. Don't expect to much. Very local historical exhibition. Show history of famous local people. Interesting exhibition of painted an sculpture eggs.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Restaurang
Reviewed July 2, 2017

A museum of around 5/6 rooms of stories of the region. The Egg room is exceptional with around 1000 decorated Easter eggs to view whilst the rest tells various stories of local war heroes and culture of Bulgaria through the centuries.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Bucketgob
Reviewed March 25, 2017

This is a small museum and I've seen most of the stuff there in my grand-grand-mother's house, so nothing special. The most interesting thing is the exhibition of hand-painted easter eggs which has nothing in common with the history.

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank hpopova
Reviewed December 30, 2016 via mobile

We went for a walk in the town and decided to visit the museum. It was Thursday and visits were free of charge. It was very cold inside!

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Vasil P
Reviewed September 16, 2016

Extremely impressive and interesting is the exhibition of Easter eggs, which is the only one in Bulgaria. Here are traditional methods of decoration that have used our grandmothers and great-grandmothers. They used special pens and wax being turned painting into a unique art. Below are...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank nikvuchev
Reviewed June 10, 2016

interesting exhibition that demonstrate the living in bulgaria in the past- costumes, working tools, rooms decorations etc. have special rooms with exhibition of decorated eggs. There is a spectacular display and explaination of the technique of coloring eggs. We were there on Thursday, so the...More

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed February 24, 2016

this pace was full of surprises as it had a historical component and a beautiful section on egg decoration. the historical section included the story of the local hero, a 22 year old woman (when she died) who led the fight against the Nazis among...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank garyberke
Reviewed August 9, 2015

Velingrad has a rich history and in this museum you can see many examples of this. For me, I found the displays of decorated eggs particularly interesting. Also, there is a section dedicated to an opera singer born in Velingrad. As a lover of the...More

Date of experience: September 2014
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