House-Museum "Baba Tonka"- Rousse


About this sight

Welcome to the museums of Rousse!
With its 20-century history, Rousse is a well-known cultural and historical center in the lower stretch of the Danube river. Here you will find many monuments and museums, most notable among which are the House and museum of Baba Tonka, House and museum of Zahari Stoyanov and the House and museum of the urban way of life.
The House and museum of Baba Tonka is a key exposition of the Bulgarian Renaissance and presents the contribution of the family of Obretenovi and Baba Tonka in the quest for an independent church, enlightenment and revolutionary struggle.
The House and museum of Zahari Stoyanov opened its doors for visitors in March 1978 on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the Liberation of Bulgaria from Ottoman rule. Its exposition is dedicated to “Family Obretenovi” – a famous Bulgarian Renaissance family.
In the House and museum of the urban way of life, you will find an exposition which emphasizes on the signs of Modernity in the everyday life and the festive spirit of the citizens of Rousse from the end of the XIXth and the beginning of the XXth century. It is the first ethnographic museum in Bulgaria that presents the urban (bourgeois) culture.
Come and discover the museums of Rousse!
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