– Ethnographic-historical museum – the village of Banya

Ethnographic-historical museum - the village of Banya

The museum is located in the center of the village. Remains of vessels from the 11th century B.C., archeological finds of Celtic origin, tombstones from the time of the Ottoman rule are exhibited. The ethnographic part includes pottery and other household utensils, folk costumes and works of folk art, typical of Banya. Exhibits related to the entire cycle of flax production are exhibited.

The museum also has a rich photographic material showing famous people born in Banya – Neofit Rilski, the Venedikovi and Strashimirov families, Ivan Slavkov, Svetla Daskalova, priests, writers, painters and others.

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