Museum plan

  

HALL  I - II   

PLOVDIV  REGION  IN  PREHISTORY

Different kinds of working tools, instruments, technologies for stone polishing, clay tilling, bone, wood and metal working connected to prehistoric cultures of Plovdiv district from the 6th to 3rd millennium BC. A collection of pottery and idol plastic arts from  Neolithic and Chalcolithic Periods.

 

  HALL II A   

EARLY  THRACIAN  CULTURE  IN  PLOVDIV  REGION

Collections of pottery, jewellery and weapons connected to the culture of Thracian tribes from the 16th to 6th c. BC.

 

   HALL  III 

HISTORY OF THE MUSEUM

Documents, photographs and exhibits connected to the history of the museum, authentic wall-paintings of the Museum edifice built in 1885, as well as part of the numismatic collection of Greek, Thracian, Macedonian, Roman, Byzantine and Bulgarian coins from the 5th c. BC to 19th c.

 

   HALL  IV 

PLOVDIV REGION IN CLASSIC AND HELLENISTIC PERIODS

THRACIAN NECROPOLIS NEAR DUVANLI AND CHERNOSEM,  MUNICIPALITY  OF  KALOYANOVO

Finds from Thracian mound tombs from the 5th to 1st c. BC, collection of golden and silver utensils and jewellery,  weapons,  Attic  pottery.

Golden Treasure of Panagyurishte  luxurious dinner set of nine golden utensils in different shapes, total weight  6 kg  and 164 g. 

 

   HALL  V 

THE  COINS  OF  PHILIPPOPOLIS

Pre-coin forms and a collection of coins connected to minting and trade connections of Philippopolis from the 6th c.  BC  to 14th c.

 

   HALL  VI

THE  ANCIENT  PHILIPPOPOLIS

Architecture, sculptures, mosaics, stone and bronze plastic arts of Ancient Philippopolis from the 3rd c. BC to 4th c. found  during  rescue  excavations in modern  city.
HALL VII
PLOVDIV DURING THE MIDDLE AGES
Finds connected to everyday life, crafts, armaments, religion, architecture and trade connections of Plovdiv and Plovdiv region during the Middle Ages.