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Koprivshtitsa Travel Wiki
Travel to Koprivshtitsa
Koprivshtitsa is a historic town lying on the Topolnitsa River among the Sredna Gora mountains about 110 kilometers from Sofia.
Koprivshtitsa is a very popular tourist destination, specially know for the folk music festivalsand the authentic Bulgarian architecture and for its folk music festivals, making it a very popular tourist destination. Historically the town is known for being one of the centers of the April Uprising in 1876.
In fact, the whole settlement is a protected national monument, supposed to reflect and define the achievements of the Bulgarian National Revival movement in its wealth of painted facades, stone sculptures and shuttered homes.
Due to the historic facts there is a lot of museums related to the April Uprising in the town:
- the Oslekov House (1853–1856), ethnographical museum
- the Georgi Benkovski Memorial House (1831)
- the Lyuben Karavelov Memorial House complex (1810–1835)
- the Dimcho Debelyanov Memorial House (1830)
- the Todor Kableshkov Memorial House (1845)
- the Lyutov House (1854)
- the Nayden Gerov House
- the Church of the Dormition of the Theotokos (1817)
- the Church of St Nicholas (1839)
- the Memorial Ossuary of 20 April housing the bones of those who died in the April Uprising (1926)
- the bridge where the first shot of the uprising was fired in 1878, Kalachev most (1813)
Travel and vacation in Koprivshtitsa, Bulgaria
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