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The Transylvania Museum of Etnografico

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Nice museum

This is a small museum that gives you a glimpse of everyday rural life. Each room has a theme that... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Amy C
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Erie, Pennsylvania
Small but good museum

This is a small museum with an impressive collection of folk culture, very well preserved and very... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Elena P
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Romania
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Strada Memorandumului no. 21, Cluj-Napoca 400114, Romania
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is a small museum with an impressive collection of folk culture, very well preserved and very nice.

Thank Elena P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a small museum that gives you a glimpse of everyday rural life. Each room has a theme that describes some aspect of life (mostly in the 19th century through the early-mid 20th century) and has objects on display to illustrate each theme. There...More

Thank Amy C
Reviewed 19 May 2018

Don't miss the Parcul Etnografic Romulus Vuia which is the other half of this wonderful Ethnographic Museum, situated on the outskirts of town. 15 hectares of sheer delight, showing how Transylvanians used to live. This has been done by relocating traditional buildings from all over...More

1  Thank LaMo2410
Reviewed 7 April 2018

I highly recommend this beautifully laid out museum of Romanian folk culture which includes wooden agricultural and home tools from across Transylvania. Most items are clearly labelled in Romanian and English, and there includes a tactile gallery and boards for blind and sight impaired visitors....More

1  Thank Ruth N
Reviewed 4 April 2018

They are open all day Sunday, they want you there and are tourist friendly. This means a lot in a town where the King's house only lets you see the lobby, the history museum lets it's last customer in half hour before they close and...More

1  Thank joe s
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Located in the old town this small museum has a good display of artefacts and costumes from over 100 years ago.All written up in English except for the temporary display from Japan.A small entry charge and an additional small charge for photography.Special thanks to Laura...More

1  Thank AndyIsobel
Reviewed 22 February 2018

The building this museum was in was very nice, airy, and comfortable. We loved that they provided free lockers to hold our belongings. The exhibits were fine and mildly interesting, but there is a lot of potential for improvement. It would have been nice to...More

1  Thank Tiffani W
Reviewed 12 February 2018

The etnografic museum is a small museum where you get a small but good overview over traditional costumes and handcrafted goods of romania.

1  Thank King K
Reviewed 3 November 2017

From the pictures seen on the internet, I was expecting something grander, but still, it's worth visiting, if you're into museums.

1  Thank Mia D
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Everything from agricultural tools, battle weapons, traditional art, photographs, home furnishings, and my favorite... the clothing display! Helpful packet guide in English as well. I really like the "touch and learn" section.... that's not common for museums ;)

1  Thank Patricia O
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