Night of Museums Events Taking Place across Bulgaria

Society » CULTURE | May 16, 2009, Saturday // 19:32| Views: | Comments: 2
Bulgaria: Night of Museums Events Taking Place across Bulgaria The National Gallery for Foreign Art in Sofia is holding a whole series of performances for the Night of the Museums. Photo by DarikNews

Dozens of Bulgarian museums and galleries have joined the Night of the Museums initiative dedicated to the International Day of Museums, May 18.

Thus, museums and galleries in major Bulgarian cities are open for free until very late Saturday night offering various entertaining activities.

The largest performances including dance, theater, and concerts are taking place at the National Gallery for Foreign Art in Sofia, and the Sofia Art Gallery.

The National Archaeological Museum in Sofia is participating in the Night of the Museums with the opening of a special exhibition of unique costumes, settings, and weapons from the most popular Bulgarian movies. The exhibit is also dedicated to the 130th since the declaration of Sofia for the capital of Bulgaria.


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Bill - 16 May 2009 // 22:32:35


There may be hope yet, because there's a conflict in the text. It says that the events will take place on the 18th, and today's the 16th.

It then says the museums will be open on Saturday night, while the date is Monday.

Richie - 16 May 2009 // 22:19:04

Thank you for this timely announcement!

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