Museum

"Konaka"-Museum

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  • Landmark Historical Place
  • History Museum
  • Landmark & Historical Place

Description

The Historical Museum Vidin, sometimes shortened to Konaka museum, is located in Vidin, Bulgaria. The museum, founded in 1956, is situated in a former Ottoman konak. The nice building is among the cultural memorials of the region.Originally the 18th-century building was used as the Home by Osman Pazvantoğlu and later as police office, and the central tower was a lighthouse. After liberation the building was reconstructed and enriched with elements from Bulgarian Renaissance architecture. In 1956, the building was used for a historical weapon show.Sections Archaeology - located in Konaka Ethnography - located in the Krastata Kazarma Bulgarian lands in 15th-19th centuries - located in Konaka Numismatics Modern history Recent history

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