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Kaliopa Museum House

The Museum is a typical wealthy house from the beginning of XX century - the Bulgarian renascence... read more

Reviewed 5 March 2017
Antoaneta I
Small is beautiful

Te price of this museum for students is just only 1 lv. Many interesting stuff inside of it anyway... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2015
Vijittra C
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Ferdinand Street 36, Ruse 7000, Bulgaria
+359 82 820 997
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

Stopped here as part of tour. Mildew odor greats you as you step into building. It is very old building but I found the exhibits charming. We had a wonderful short piano concert on the baby Gand piano that is upstairs. The old rooms and...More

Thank Patricia D
Reviewed 4 January 2018

The Museum is housed in a large single-family home built in 1864 or 1866. In later years it also housed the consulate of Prussia. Some have stated that the house was given to the wife of the Prussian Consul, Kaliopa, by the Governor of Danubian...More

Thank Gabriel H
Reviewed 26 April 2017

This is a family and house steeped in history from the 19 century. Excellent tour guide and lovely piano solo too. Worth a visit if you like history and seeing homes from that era.

Thank fizzy1991
Reviewed 5 March 2017

The Museum is a typical wealthy house from the beginning of XX century - the Bulgarian renascence. The walls are beautiful painted and the roofs are wood carved. The house has unique for its time furniture and objects.

Thank Antoaneta I
Reviewed 12 July 2016 via mobile

A very well preserved house from the 19 century with beautiful pictures and furniture. The guide was a nice lady, who only speaked bulgarian, but was trying at it's best to makes us understand some things. She had even taken some photos of us, without...More

Thank Gabriel G
Reviewed 16 April 2016

The house is a time capsule of the end of the 19th century. The house is covered in the drapes and frescoes of the period, some of the furniture is still in-situ. This museum reflects the fact that this area was close to the border...More

Thank Soulhunter
Reviewed 25 October 2015 via mobile

Te price of this museum for students is just only 1 lv. Many interesting stuff inside of it anyway this place is quite small and not so many people there ,, the door is closed you need to ring the bell😥😥

Thank Vijittra C
Reviewed 22 January 2015

One of the musts you have to visit in Rousse. Interesting collection, nice guiding, good positioning...Hopefully there will be more organized groups of tourists to visit this and the other sightseeings of Rousse and the area of Rousse.

Thank Lilian C
Reviewed 14 August 2014

The House of Kaliopa is a very romantic place to visit. The authentic 19th-century environment transfers you back to the Belle Epoque. The curators and guides of the site were of great assistance for the better experience :)

Thank iv1984
Reviewed 5 January 2012

A lot of history and interesting legends here. However, not sure how interesting this would be for foreign citizens, but for natives it's okay.

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