Location 6
Regional Ethnographic museum
2 Dr. St. Chomakov Str.
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23 Septemberfrom 16:00 to 17:00
Applique Folk Art in the Rukodelnitsa
/workshop for children/
Author: Yana Tsvetkashka

Workshop for children using appliqué method and work with fabrics and templates which are traditional patterns in Bulgarian folklore and from the Shakespeare period in England. All will be made on food mat prepared in advance.
Maximum number of children: 6 (children over 8-years old will have to pre-register in “Rukodelnitsa”).
23 Septemberfrom 16:00 to 18:00
Workshop for children weaving on small decorative looms
/workshop for children/
23 Septemberfrom 16:00 to 18:00
Carving - the art of Venetian masters
At the Ethnographic Museum you will have the opportunity to participate in a workshop in which Mariya Argirova - a master of carving will demonstrate and teach you about the secrets of the ancient Venetian art.
23 Septemberfrom 19:00 to 01:00
Screening of the movie "The Woman and her Transformation"
The film is dedicated to the exhibition "The wonder world of the Thracian Woman".
23 Septemberfrom 19:00 to 01:00
Photo session with traditional Bulgarian cloths
/photo session/
In a specially designed studio everyone who wants, could dress in traditional clothes and with the help of some extra accessories could become a real woman dancing on St. Lazar’s Day or look like a young girl who bring water in special utensil called coopers, woman in harvest-time, bride or many other characters.
23 Septemberfrom 19:00 to 19:30
Opening the exhibition "The wonder world of the Thracian Woman"
The exhibition will present the woman and her complicated inner world in different ways. The main purpose is to be shown to the visitors the unique customs, religions and events from the daily life of Thracian woman. Every ethnographic region of Bulgaria have its own unique clothing, rituals and ceremonies, but it would be presented only specific and very important moments of her life like birth, special dance for the St. Lazar’s Day accompanied by songs, for health, happiness and fertility, engagement , marriage and motherhood. The visitors will be able to see daily routines, crafts, special occasions and customs of the Thracian woman`s life. The woman is who create and follow the traditions.
23 Septemberfrom 19:30 to 21:00
Live demonstration of waving process on authentic waving loom.
Anyone interested can try his/her own skills and sit on the waving loom and learn some fine points of this craftsmanship under the guidance of an expert woman.
24 Septemberfrom 12:00 to 18:00
Muzeiko visits the Regional Ethnographic Museum
/experiments for children/
12:00 – 12:30 / 15:00 – 15:30 – The outcast cinnamon
12:30 – 13:00 / 15:30 – 16:00 – Travelling electricity
13:00 – 13:30 / 16:00 – 16:30 – The hard starch
13:30 – 14:00 / 16:30 – 17:00 – The small ballon and the spinning-head cup
14:00 – 14:30 / 17:00 – 17:30 – The many-colored milk
14:30 – 15:00 / 17:30 – 18:00 – Poor ice cubes

The Muzeiko team will present a variety of short scientific experiments for children. Be prepared to participate – to ask questions or the answer them, to touch, try, event to get dirty juuuust a little bit. But we warn you – some of the scientific teases are so interesting that you will definitely want to try them at home. The good news is that the team of Muzeiko will show you how.

Muzeiko is the biggest children scientific center in Eastern Europe. With its 130 interactive games, 13 scienfitic exhibitions, the only planetarium in Sofia and over 60 funny and educational programs, Muzeiko is the place where children and their parents and teachers can discover and learn (even without noticing) interesting facts about the world aroung us.
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