European Regional Development Fund
Исторически Музей Тутракан

“TUTRAKAN – CALARASI INNOVATIVE CULTURAL BRIDGE FOR SUSTAINABLE REGIONAL DEVELOPMENT”

NOT JUST A STORY IN THE MUSEUM 

Why don’t we change the position of the visitor from a bystander to a direct participant in the fighting at Tutrakan in 1916? The story of the Battle of Tutrakan is the story of living people who gave and risked their lives for the future generations.

Mobile exhibition “On A River Distance” 

Opening: July 30, 2021 in Calarasi The mobile exhibition “On A River Distance” is part of the implemented activities of the European cross-border project “Innovative Cultural Bridge for Sustainable Regional Development ROBG-271”, implemented by the historical museums in Tutrakan (Bulgaria) and Calarasi (Romania). Its goal is to transform common historical events and objects into a […]

On July 28, 2021 the Lower Danube Museum – Calarasi will open the exhibition “Interwar urban life in the Baragan plain – Oltenitsa, Calarasi and Slobozia” 

The photographic exhibition begins with photos of the old buildings in Oltenitsa. Some of them are preserved only by looking at old photos, because they have been destroyed by people and time. The city looked beautiful. From the station there was a beautiful alley with poplars, which led to the small park. A beautiful monument […]

SOLDIERS FROM THE FIRST WORLD WAR CAPTURED THE TUTRAKAN FORTRESS 

The beautiful area near the Veliko Tarnovo village of Belyakovets has become a real battlefield for the shooting of a new, super-modern historical film. The production “Tutrakan 1916” recreates one of the most epic battles during the First World War – the Tutrakan epic, which led to the liberation of Dobruja, and is filmed under […]

Launching conference 

A modern Bulgarian-Romanian cultural project will develop tourism on both banks of the Danube The extremely rich history and culture of Tutrakan and the Romanian town on the opposite bank of the Danube – Calarasi will “live” in a virtual museum and will be a new attraction for locals and tourists. This is the ambitious […]