travelgrove Travel Tips
 

Museum of Traditional Folk Civilisation, Sibiu, Romania

 
00
    
Legend
  • Outdoors Activities travel tip
  • City center
Distance from city center: 0.5mi
erato's pictureby erato Outdoors Activities travel tip
added on the 2nd of November, 2009
This is something you really shouldn't miss. This open air museum is only 2 km from the city and is huge.

There are houses exposed, original peasant houses from all over the country. They were taken there with trucks together with the furniture and tools of the different folk crafts from weaving to wine making, there is everything.

There are also windmills and watermills, chariots that were used to carry the bride to the wedding and so many great things. There is a lake in the middle with a stage where there are performances of popular music and dance in the summer.

This is the best museum I have seen in the whole country. Senior people are hired to take care of the houses and they do the job very well, although sometimes too well. :) There are many paths you can take to see the houses and yards. The whole thing is like a big village. :)

Address:
Sibiu, Romania

Price:
Adults 15 lei (circa 5 $)
Children 4 lei (1,5 $)
Monday is free but you can't get in the houses.

Opening Hours:
Tuesday - Sunday: 10:00 to 18:00
Monday - Free but you can't go inside the houses.

 
Brukenthal MuseumMain street of Sibiu
 
 
 
Outdoors Activities
tips

Recent travel tips for Sibiu

  • Brukenthal Museum
    Brukenthal Museum was founded by Joseph Bruckenthal, the governor of the city during the Austro-Hungarian Empire. The museum has more buildings, all beautiful examples of the Saxon architecture. My favorites are the Museum of Hunting, [...]
    D: 0.5mi00
  • Main street of Sibiu
    The main street of the city is the most beautiful main street I have seen in Transsylvania. The buildings are constructed from the 16th to the 19th century in different styles but having typical Saxon features in common. Some of the [...]
    D: 0.4mi00

More travel tips about SibiuWe only have a few travel tips for Sibiu so take some time and feel free to share your own travel tips with the Travelgrove community. Write about your favorite restaurant, the best museum in town or the park you like most. Tell others what to do and what not to do in the city and help them benefit from your experience. Let’s explore together!

 

Things about Sibiu you may be interested in

Be the first who requests a site listing for this page.
 
 
 
guides

Recommended

Sibiu Nightlife

A splendidly restored medieval city in the heart of Transylvania, Sibiu represents a major touristic attraction in Romania, not only for its historical landmarks, but also for is thriving cultural life and beautiful nature. As for Sibiu nightlife, it’s more about traditional restaurants, bohemian cafes and noisy taverns, and less about trendy clubs and DJ parties. [...]
 
 
 

More travel tips you might be interested in

Douala, Cameroon
We are one of the top traveling agencies in Cameroon managed by a group of Directors and personelle who are well experienced and versed with...
Sightseeing: Director

Nurnberg, Germany
IF you are around at christmas, you should visit that chsitmas market at the city. It´s really famous and you can enjoy shopping, drinking a cup...
Shopping: Christkindlmarkt in the inner city

 

Galapagos, Ecuador
When any of us think about the Galapagos we usually think of huge tortoises and Charles Darwin the man who created the idea of evolution. The...
Sightseeing: Charles Darwin Station

Quito, Ecuador
I am going to travel to Colombia and Argentina for xmas and new years looking for friendships in both countries email me hanyrifaat@yahoo.com
General: Looking for company

 

Laguardia, Spain
This incredible little town is located on the edge of Basque Country at the entry point to the region of La Rioja. The unique thing about this town...
Sightseeing: Town of Laguardia

Seville, Spain
The Cathedral is the third largest church and the absolute largest Gothic Church in the world. Its construction was completed in around 1500 and...
History & Culture: Catedral

 

Szentendre, Hungary
If you are at the central square of the city you will see a place labeled 'Langos'. Langos is the name of a kind of pancake which can be served...
General: Eating in Szentendre

Karachi Lines, Pakistan
Enjoy residing at luxurious hotels in Islamabad & hotels in Karachi with Trekkso - One of the best travel and tour operators of pakistan.
General: Hotels in Karachi

 

Belgrade, Serbia
The best part of Belgrade nightlife is that they have a special focus on winter and summer clubs, so you have an idea how much effort they put on...
Night Life & Entertainment: The nightlife highlights

Miami, Florida
Located about 27 miles West of Miami, this historic village serves as an art museum in the memory of the Miccosukee tribe who took refuge from the...
Sightseeing: Miccosukee Indian Village near Miami

 
 
 
 
   Welcome to Travelgrove  register tell a friend bookmark it 
 
 
*