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Varna Archaeological Museum, Varna

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Varna Archaeological Museum houses the oldest gold treasure in the world, dating back to 4600 to 4200 BCE. You can view more than 2,000 golden objects, including a golden scepter, the symbol of a monarch's power. Among the museum's collection of more than 100,000 artifacts, you can examine ceramics, coins, cult items, a golden necropolis, icons, jewelry, and weapons. Exhibits are categorized by historical periods: prehistoric, Thracian, ancient, medieval, Ottoman, and Bulgarian National Revival. On your way to the exhibition halls, note the decorated walls of the corridor that surrounds the building. The museum also houses a library, children's education museum, gift shop, and cafeteria. With our custom trip planner, Varna attractions like Varna Archaeological Museum can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • Nice exhibition, good information, well spoken tour guides. The museum is in the centre of the city and the good location makes it easy to visit and quite interesting.  more »
  • It is the only museum where you can see the treasures of Thracian civilization disappeared and the subsequent Roman also from the point of view of the exhibition, this care up to the last detail
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  • It is right in the center of Varna. You will need not more than an hour to see the interesting items.  more »