Kolyu Ficheto built the building for a Turkish inn
The renovation of the “Revival and Constituent Assembly” museum in Veliko Tarnovo begins. The emblematic monument building was built by master Kolyu Ficheto for a Turkish inn, but it is better known as a symbol of statehood and the signing of the Tarnovo Constitution.
The reconstruction project has a total value of BGN 2,850,760. The activities are jointly financed, with the funds under the Operational Program “Growing Regions” 2014-2020 amounting to BGN 1,743,689. The national co-financing is BGN 307,709, BGN 730,941 are provided with an investment loan from the “Regional Fund for Urban Development”, and the participation of the Municipality of Veliko Tarnovo, which is a beneficiary of the project, is BGN 68,420.
The renovation will start this month and will continue until April 2023. The activities include a complete renovation of the building. Replacement of the internal flooring and linings, renovation of the interior and the facade, repair of the roof, construction of a heating installation and ventilation, replacement of windows, sewage and building water supply are planned, the local administration explains.
A modern accessible environment will be built in front of and in the Konaka, through which disadvantaged people will have the opportunity to get involved in cultural life.