Welcome to the site of the Regional Museum of History “Stoyu Shishkov”, Smolyan. It is the largest museum in the Middle Rhodopes. The museum stocks the materialised memory of the inhabitants of the highest parts of the mountain from different historical periods – since prehistoric times to the present. It is housed in a building specially designed for the purpose and situated in the modern administrative centre of the town.

We hope that this site will arouse your interest and make you visit the museum and get acquainted with the authentic material evidence of the past and the present of Smolyan region presented in our  exhibitions and displays. You may also join our workshops or use the services offered.