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Dimitrovgrad - Museums and cultural institutions

Penyo Penev House Museum

Penyo Penev House Museum - An emblematic of the 50s of the twentieth century
personality is forever linked to the history of Dimitrovgrad. This is the poet Peño
Penev - a controversial man with a dramatic destiny and a genius artist with timelessness
creativity. The Penyo Penev House Museum still holds the memory of it, he tells
his story, popularized his verses. In 1964 at the Museum of
socialist construction ”in Dimitrovgrad opens an exhibition“ Penyo
Penev ”, which grows into permanent exposure. Since 1970, it has been moved to
bul. „D. Blagoev ”No. 9 in the dwelling where the poet lived. In 1980
the exposition was renamed into the House-Museum "Penyo Penev" - Dimitrovgrad. He
stores in its fund over 2000 museum units. It has digital
a system that allows the original performances of the poet to be heard on record
of his own works. Visitors are also available
films dedicated to the poet's life and work.
Work time:
Tuesday-Saturday-9: 30-18: 00
Sunday and Monday - weekends
tel: 0391/60986
e-mail: peniopenevmuseumdg@abv.bg