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The Museum of the Urban Community of Brasov

Piata Sfatului, nr. 15-16, Brasov 500031-500025, Romania
+40 268 476 243
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This gem of a museum is located on the bustling town square in Braşov, and offers an unique history... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2017
Heather P
via mobile
Very interesting ...

... and the special exhibition about the first worldwar is very well done. The museum has a lot of... read more

Reviewed 19 August 2017
Fräulein F
via mobile
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Piata Sfatului, nr. 15-16, Brasov 500031-500025, Romania
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Reviewed 19 October 2017 via mobile

This gem of a museum is located on the bustling town square in Braşov, and offers an unique history of the town. The former home and business premises of an affluent trader 's family, it has been sensitively restored to reveal extensive wall paintings. Brightly...More

Thank Heather P
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

... and the special exhibition about the first worldwar is very well done. The museum has a lot of stuff which is categorised, even if it's not very clear.

Thank Fräulein F
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

As I entered, I recived the card (with a smile) and was invited to step inside the rooms with different themes: crafts, guild related exibits, medicine... but as I entered the WWI exibit I felt chills on my spine. I was transposed in my grandfathers(1896-1997...yes,...More

Thank Andrei C
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Indeed it is small, but it does have alot, and also very educational about Romania. discounts for students, took me about 30 minutes to see everything (i was in a hurry)

Reviewed 24 February 2017 via mobile

Has some nice exhibits, like examples of painted furniture, hand weaved carpets and silver jewellery. Feels welcoming and has a floor dedicated to chocolate production - what's not to love? Of course there is a tax for taking photographs, 15 or 25 lei - can't...More

1  Thank AMK1988
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Well... is a weird kind of a museum, but in a good way. A little history of this small corner of the world. I loved it. Very cozy. Very pleasant. Visit it if you get around here.

Thank Oana C
Reviewed 25 November 2016

I had maybe too big expectations,museum strarts by the stone age,goes ahead from ancient caves to 1.World war.

Thank karinhendrickx
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

We paid the museum a visit, it wasn't quite what we expected though. It wasn't really about Brasov, but more about the people who lived in it. My wife enjoyed it more than me; fashion bits photographs of weddings. I'd have preferred more about industry...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 26 October 2016

If you enjoy an eclectic mix of artefacts jumbled together in cases, you'll like this place. You may prefer a more interesting narrative with useful information about the story of the area, perhaps a working media display? It really wouldn't take much to make this...More

Thank queenbee455
Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

The ticket was not very expensive, there is a discount for students and children. The objects are in good shape and well preserved. They paint a clear picture about the crafts and people of Brasov. It was a pleasant experience

Thank Mihaela M
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