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Belarusian Folk Museum of Architecture and Rural Life

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Authentic!

Very attractive park...not so touristy as similar ones around the world. A vodka making lesson... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2018
travelgal54
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San Francisco
Old times

This is worth going to to understand what life was like so long ago for the Belarusian people. Very... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
Susan800
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San Diego
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Ozertso village, Minsk District, Minsk 223021, Belarus
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Very attractive park...not so touristy as similar ones around the world. A vodka making lesson with sample, A bakery where they only make bread....a sample comes with mustard and pickle! A talented pottery vendor, etc. Animals to see also.

Thank travelgal54
Reviewed 13 November 2017

This is worth going to to understand what life was like so long ago for the Belarusian people. Very well done and I recommend a guide to take you through it.

Thank Susan800
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I really like this place in sunny days, there you can explore traditional architecture from other regions of Belarus, see rabbits, have a horse- or para-plane ride)) They have interesting quests for children and really good cafe with traditional food. I suggest to take a...More

Thank Irina B
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

I was really looking forward to visit this museum. While it's located in a suburb, once inside the quite expansive museum grounds you only have beautiful, typical Belarusian nature around you. The old village houses are nice, interesting and the staff (no English spoken) very...More

Thank bldavid
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

You will see a typical old wooden dwellings with ancient typical artifacts. Gives a good impression where most of usual people lived in past century at Belarus lands.

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 8 October 2016

Ideal variant for the people who'd like to have rest of city activity and become closer to nature. In a sunny day it's wonderful place, but there's nothing to do in a rainy one.

Thank Katya M
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This museum shows traditional houses and other buildings from villages from different parts of Belarus. You can see them inside and get more info from museum staff. There are also different events held sometimes (like folk fest "Kamyanitsa" in September). It's located not far from...More

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Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great place to see small part of the Belorussian history. It is interesting exposition of a historical village. Houses, church, gardens, school, windmill, restaurant...everything "old time look". We loved the school exhibition! Good place for the family: walking outside in the fresh air (we were...More

Thank oskorusa
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Very interesting and interactive tour! You get to try food, home-made "moonshine", make your own horseshoe if you want, for example, and talk with the guides and people who demonstrate live how different crafts are done. Guides are genuinely kind. You can also buy souvenirs...More

Thank ocsav2016
Reviewed 26 February 2016

Its a gem of a place if you are interested in folk arts and history. thoroughly enjoyed my visit which spanned over 2 hours.

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