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Museum of Roses

Opens in 14 min: 09:00 - 18:30
Open today: 09:00 - 18:30
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Rather disappointing and I'm huge rose enthusiast

The museum takes your through a circular history of the region's rose industry. They don't allow... read more

Reviewed 15 June 2018
San Mateo, California
not really wow

Museum itself can be skipped, only if you are very interested in rose oil production etc then it... read more

Reviewed 23 May 2018
via mobile
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“rose oil”(18 reviews)
“souvenir shop”(2 reviews)
The Museum of Roses was founded in 1984 with the help of the city's Museum of History. The exposition includes original photographs, documents and interesting items related to the rose production - the oldest Bulgarian industry. There is a display...more
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Hours Today: 09:00 - 18:30
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Voynishka Str. 1 | Rosarium Park, Kazanlak 6100, Bulgaria
+359 431 640 57
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Absolutely interesting to see the history of fabrication of rose oil in this region. Exhibition done with modern touch, showing the past. At the end you may buy different products consists rose ore rose oil.

Thank svetlyo_sv
Reviewed 2 July 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed visiting this beautifully presented museum with a different rose for each explanatory segment.It was also most interesting and instructive . I loved the semi circular shape of the building and the garden in the middle

1  Thank Frog-Aus
Reviewed 15 June 2018

The museum takes your through a circular history of the region's rose industry. They don't allow you to take any photos of the exhibits which were rather boring after the first part. You can only take photos in the garden which is in the center...More

1  Thank TravelTrooperX2
Reviewed 2 June 2018 via mobile

I thought this museum was a waste of time and money. I think you can learn more about rose oil production in 20 minutes on Wikipedia than you will at this museum. I breezed through it in 20 minutes and was very disappointed. They have...More

Thank Over60Countries
Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

Museum itself can be skipped, only if you are very interested in rose oil production etc then it makes sense. It's much nicer to walk outside in the park or let kids play in one of the kids playgrounds. Very nice park around the museum!!!!

Thank Beata-Toncho
Reviewed 10 December 2017

The circular building set in a nice park must be nice in the summer with roses growing the garden in the middle. But the display was very scanty and need be improved. The shop has a variety of rose based products but some of these...More

1  Thank EmkaySriLanka
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Only for if you are really interested in the process of rose oil making. The building is beautiful but the tour needs a lot more work and more interactive. The park attached is beautiful and really worth a stroll and the playgrounds are fun and...More

Thank j00st78
Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

A nice attempt to build a museum, but with a poor content. Unfortunately, the service from the lady who sells the ticket was quite disrespectful. We had to wait 15mins for her to finish her chit-chat before she decided to sell us tickets.

Thank Lilly S
Reviewed 4 August 2017 via mobile

We visited with our disabled daughter and as I was a carer for both her and my wife, we were not charged. The building is light and attractive, designed in a circle. We found the displays and information interesting and informative. So what could be...More

Thank Geoff R
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Quite interesting showing the development and importance of Roses production in Bulgaria. Pleasant air conditioned building.

Thank WelshTrekker
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