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NewsA Hundred Exhibits of the National Polytechnic Museums Collection, June 15th, 2010

From the 15th of June to the 15th of December 2010 the exhibition A Hundred Exhibits of the National Polytechnic Museums Collection visits the Regional History Museum Kyustendil. It is exposed at the exhibition hall of the Ahmed Bey Mosque and presents a part of the National Polytechnic Museums exhibits, whose number exceeds 22 000 pieces. They are grouped in several collections representing different techniques and technologies: time measuring, transport, photo and cinema technology, optics, sound recording and sound-reproductive technology, radio and television, calculation technology, musician mechanism, geodesic appliances, measuring technology, sewing machines, typewriting machines, physics instruments, communication technology. Among the most attractive are:

Clocks collection - one of the most amazing in South-Eastern Europe with about 500 clocks, uniting the achievements of the mechanics and the high artificial craftsmanship of the clock makers of 17th, 18th and 19th c.
The only one in our country complete collection of mining lamps used on Bulgarian lands since ancient times until today;
The collection of sound recording and sound-reproductive techniques;
Collections of geodesic and physics appliance, typewriting machines, calculation technology;
Collections of radio and television sets, etc.


Regional Historical Museum Academician Yordan Ivanov, Kyustendil - 2004-2006