Museum of National Revival & Constituent Assembly
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Museum of National Revival & Constituent Assembly information
This museum, in a former Turkish town hall built in 1872, was where Bulgaria’s first National Assembly was held to write the country’s first constitution in 1879.
The ground floor contains costumes, books and photos about Veliko Târnovo’s history. The former assembly hall, upstairs, displays portraits of local personalities. The basement has classic old-town photos, and some valuable icons.