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Svrzo House

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A must visit

Well worth seeking out this gem in the back streets. Friendly helpful guide. Amazing preservation... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Ethnological jewel!

Excellent display of traditional bosnian housing. Well preserved original setting of wealthy... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Sasa M
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Glodina 8, Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
+387 33 535-264
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All reviews ottoman times lovely place to visit ottoman culture well worth the effort an interesting place ottoman empire worth a visit old town wealthy life muslim carvings visitors housing merchants museum display
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Well worth seeking out this gem in the back streets. Friendly helpful guide. Amazing preservation of building and artefacts. Not to be missed.

Thank graizer
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Excellent display of traditional bosnian housing. Well preserved original setting of wealthy bosnian family with fully preserved setting and original furniture.

Thank Sasa M
Reviewed 30 August 2018

A little of the beaten track located in a very quiet area of Sarajevo. It lively illustrates the live in a traditional orthodox household.

Thank PetraB69
Reviewed 17 July 2018

There is also a modern toilet to use. This beautiful old home provides a feeling of how wealthy Ottoman people lived hundreds of years ago. Especially interesting is the toilet and fireplaces.

Thank kansasrod
Reviewed 19 October 2017

Svrzo House is practically the single visitable old Bosnian house in Sarajevo - and that makes it even more valuable to visit. Some interior decoration of this type can also be seen in the Ethnography section of the National Museum, or in Brusa Bezistan, but...More

Thank 424tarikd
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Elegant home of a prosperous merchant, a magical visit. The different rooms for different purposes is well-described and well laid out.

Thank mdgdc
Reviewed 11 September 2017 via mobile

This place was a very nice surprise to find in Sarajevo. It was very informative from the many description plaques found throughout. Good displays of ancient Ottoman times. Highly recommended to visit.

Thank DonaldAlberta
Reviewed 11 September 2017

if you go to Sarajevo you must visit this place!!! Beautiful grounds and very interesting. made great pictures

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Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

One of my friends recommended that I visited the Svrzo House while I was in Sarajevo. Even though it is quite close to the old town it seems to be of the beaten parh. There were almost no one else there while we were there,...More

Thank Nina L
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

This is a must see in Sarajevo. I mean it. It was built by a wealty local fammily. Interior is traditional, wooden doors anr it's carvings are delicate. Some doors were double and with a steel door, that was interesting. Windows are clad with old...More

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