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Beautiful museum and garden

The museum is located in a recently renovated villa, a fine example of Neo-romanian architecture... read more

Reviewed 25 June 2018
Bellevue, Washington
Wonderfully restored traditional house

Experience the amazing story of the Minovici brothers. How three educated brothers - from 13... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2016
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  • Average25%
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  • Terrible12%
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“romanian folk”(2 reviews)
“neo”(2 reviews)
“exhibition”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Reviewed 7 September 2018

We actually visited this museum by mistake but once we paid the very reasonable price of two lei each to get in we were greeted by a very pleasant collection of Romanian folk art collected by Dr. Nicolae Minovici. The museum is very small but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Hannah P
Reviewed 9 August 2018 via mobile

Interesting house built in an original romanian style full of old romanian pottery, furniture and original folk costumes. The garden is relaxing. You have chairs in the shadow with a book on each one.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dana D
Reviewed 25 June 2018

The museum is located in a recently renovated villa, a fine example of Neo-romanian architecture. It has a small, but interesting collections of Romanian folk art. Unfortunately, just half of the building is accessible to the public, but more rooms will be opened when the...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank mprica
Reviewed 25 May 2017

I cannot give this museum a poor enough rating based on what it stated it was. This Museum had approximately three small display cases of folk art with minimal descriptions or analysis. It also had an exhibit of tattoos taken from cadavers that one of...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Chuck A
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

We learned that this splendid museum has reopened after long delayed restoration work and we planned a visit between Christmas and New Year. The building can be appreciated as you approach on the road, it is worth paying attention to every detail. As you enter,...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Anfrist
Reviewed 12 December 2016

Reopened few years ago, the museum was a pleasant surprise. Impresses by architecture, art collection, furniture collection, location. The architecture was built in neo-romanian style, in the north side of the city next to of Royal train station Baneasa.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank CristiDan
Reviewed 28 August 2016

Experience the amazing story of the Minovici brothers. How three educated brothers - from 13 (!) siblings - created a house and gardens, and started a social system. They initiated the first ambulance, created housing for the homeless, a garden to supply fresh produce and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank EvdWRotterdam
Reviewed 23 June 2016

A new opened museum,placed close to Herastrau Park.Very nice restored building.Inside some collections that belonged to the former owner,Dr Nicolae Minovici,the man who founded the first emergency hospital in Romania Surrounded by a nice big garden.

Date of experience: June 2016
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