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Sightseeing and landmarks in Center, Varna

History museums

History Museum
“The Regional History Museum is the historical and archeological museum of Varna. It was founded in 1887 by the Karel brothers and Herman Shkorpil. The museum holds the oldest gold in the world discovered in 1972 near Varna.”
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Museum
“the museum presents maritime Bulgaria in its wholeness. The most important moments and processes of the naval activities of the Bulgarians, the construction of the maritime fleet, the participation of our seamen in the war between Serbia and Bulgaria (1885), the Balkan War (1912 – 1913), the First World War (1914 – 1918) and the Second World War (1939 – 1945) is presented on a relatively small area of about 400 square meters. This museum visitors can see original ancient anchors and shop remnants, found on the bottom of the Black Sea; ship head decorations; uniforms of seamen and officers. Desk models show the diversity of the ship collection of the naval and the commercial fleet in various periods. Maritime flags, torpedoes, optical devices of lighthouses from the Bulgarian shores, medals, etc. are presented. Apparatuses and instruments show the complexity of the specifics of naval professions such as navigation and shipbuilding.”
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Libraries

Library
“Регионална библиотека „Пенчо Славeйков“ расположена рядом со зданием Общины Варны. От жилого комплекса Breeze Residence удобно добраться на автобусах: №409 (7 остановок); №109 (7 остановок); №9 (7 остановок); №14 (9 остановок); №148 (9 остановок).”
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