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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 17 June 2018
Amy C
Erie, Pennsylvania
Worth visiting

This place is amazing. You have lots of old buildings from different areas in Romania, churches... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Pavel I
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Strada Memorandumului no. 21, Cluj-Napoca 400114, Romania
+40 264 592 344
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

This place is amazing. You have lots of old buildings from different areas in Romania, churches, mills, barns etc. It's worth visiting and the entrance ticket is cheap. You can also visit the inside of some of the houses and the church. There are a...More

1  Thank Pavel I
Reviewed 2 August 2018

This Museum holds a few...only a few.. interesting items. In my humble opinion...The ones that really matter

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Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

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

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

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 8 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.

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Response from Tiffani W | Reviewed this property |
You may have to carry it up a flight of stairs, but the hallways are wide and flat so otherwise it would be a good outing with a stroller.