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The Etnography Museum of Brasov

Bulevard Eroilor 21, A, Brasov 500030, Romania
+40 268 260 790
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Would have been more interesting with English info displayed

There was no English information displayed. There was a single notebook in the exhibit hall... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Chicago, Illinois
Missed Out on Museum Open Hours

“A day late and a dollar short” saying applied to us when we walked over to see this museum. What... read more

Reviewed 24 June 2017
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Bulevard Eroilor 21, A, Brasov 500030, Romania
+40 268 260 790
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Reviewed 5 days ago

There was no English information displayed. There was a single notebook in the exhibit hall which gave some information. One of the ladies, who spoke no English, demonstrated the operation of an old loom. Before you pay to go in the museum, there are a...More

Thank chitownsam
Reviewed 24 June 2017

“A day late and a dollar short” saying applied to us when we walked over to see this museum. What else - it closed in 5 minutes! Anyways, there were some nice displays in the entrance hallway that showed traditional crafts, clothing, ceramics, and decorated...More

Thank ITRT
Reviewed 2 May 2017

A history of fabric in Romania through the ages. A small exhibition but full of information. Take the time to imagine life without electricity and night lights to work by. Fantastic embroidery work and weaving. A thematic gift shop with some unusual gifts not seen...More

Thank hopity
Reviewed 16 February 2017

If you love textiles go here! Great examples and make sure you get a demonstration on the Jacquard Loom!

Thank Lucinda S
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

It is a small but impressive and educational museum. You can see traditional clothing types and also how they were created back in time.

Thank ioanasm
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Lots of interesting things to see, well laid out and information in English. The only down side was when we went upstairs to see the regional national outfits we were almost stalked by one of the employees, every step we took she was behind us...More

Thank debbiegs2015
Reviewed 11 September 2016

This is a place if you must visit if you come in Brasov City. There are a lot of interesting things to see for understand Romanian culture. A good place for come with children.

Thank FaneGSM
Reviewed 28 August 2016

They had a great display showing different ways of weaving as well as an old mechanical loom they turned on for us. My favorite part though was their collection of traditional clothes from all over the country. This is a great little museum to visit...More

Thank Melinda W
Reviewed 12 July 2016

You can discover treasures of the home made clothes, real works of art who can put to shame any fashion creator. Really!!!!

Thank Nicoleta O
Reviewed 5 June 2016

Being a Computer Science graduate, I thought I knew the history of programming and the use of punched cards containing data represented by predefined holes. But, I was surprised to see a punched card machine dating back to the 19th century in the form of...More

Thank lmaggiesmith
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