The Region of Shumen
The Municipality of Shumen is located in the central part of Northeastern Bulgaria. The community administrative center is the city of Shumen. It is situated in the heart of the municipality and is an ancient city with more than 3200 years of history. Throughout the centuries, Shumen has united the priceless heritage of the Roman, Thracian, and Bulgarian cultures. Through years, Shumen has established itself as a cultural and educational center of the Northeastern Bulgaria. The unique history, the ecological environment, and the important geographical location are among the main reasons for the fast development of the region. Various museums, architectural monuments, art galleries are located in the city.