City art gallery "Atanas Sharenkov"






1 "Episcop Sofronii" Str., Haskovo city, Haskovo municipality



History and description

Art Gallery - Haskovo was founded in 1962 as part of the Historical Museum - an "Art" department. When the museum moved to its new premises, in the old one remains only beautiful collection Bulgarian art. Initially it is set in a former movie theater "September" and the Fund and consists of about 550 works, mostly by local artists Dimitar Ivanov – Litso, Peter Tolchev and others. In 1989, the gallery is separated as an independent cultural institution. In 1998 the gallery moved to a new - restored building, monuments from the beginning of the last century, where it is today, and in 2006 again is the "Art" department of the regional museum.

Interesting facts Do you know …

... Currentlythe fundhas1500works, paintings, printsand sculptureby artists fromdifferent generations.

Other sites nearby

  • Uzundzhovo church;
  • Thracian tomb, Aleksandrovo;
  • Art gallery – Haskovo;
  • Theater


Road,suitable for hiking and accessible by car.

Working time

From Monday to Friday: 10:00 - 18:00;
Lunch break: 13:00 - 14:00;


tel.: 038 622 901;