Bulgarian Town of Tutrakan Boasts Unique Fishery and Boat-building Museum on Danube

Silistra, December 16 (BTA) – If you have never been to Northeast Bulgaria or if you happen to travel along the Danube, the town of Tutrakan is a must see destination. It has a rich history going back to Ancient Rome, when it was founded. Tutrakan is currently famous for being a fishing town, for its boat-building and fishing equipment manufacturing, its Fisherman’s Quarter, but above all for its Ethnographical Danube Fishery and Boat-building Museum, which is one of a kind in Europe. More

Photos from the exhibition, showing a European sturgeon catch weighing 163 and 180 kg