Nowadays, History of the Bulgarian lands XV-XIX century Department, that was called in the past Revival, continues to collect, study, preserve and promote proofs of the historical memory of Stara Zagora Region from XV c. to the Union of Eastern Rumelia with the Bulgarian Principality (1885).
Neolithic Dwellings museum. The museum is located at the site of a prehistoric mound just near Stara Zagora Regional Hospital. Here, during construction works in 1969, were discovered pieces of ceramics and the construction was suspended. The archaeologists were probably expecting to discover something because it was known that the area is rich in ancient mounds and artefacts. Today the hole made by the digger is still visible.
The town of Stara Zagora is nestled at the foot of the Sredna Gora Mountain range in central Bulgaria. With a history spanning over 8,000 years, Stara Zagora is one of Europe’s oldest settlements. With a history spanning over 8,000 years, Stara Zagora is one of Europe’s oldest settlements.