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Istrian de Dignan - Ecomuseum

Narodni trg, Vodnjan 52215, Croatia
+385 99 350 3590
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really insightful and fun!

During our one week stay in Istria we also visited Vodnjan on a rainy day. While we intended to go... read more

Reviewed 13 April 2018
Olaf H
Trowback in Time in the beautifull Vodnjan-Dignano

While visiting the region of Istria i end up to discover the bautifull town of Vodnjan-Dignano. I... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2018
David S
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Ecomuseum is the unique place where tradition, culture and local products meet. In rustical ambient, respecting the tradition and customs of our ancestors, we create a new experience of the town: we combine the flavors, smells and customs, giving a...more
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Narodni trg, Vodnjan 52215, Croatia
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Reviewed 13 April 2018

During our one week stay in Istria we also visited Vodnjan on a rainy day. While we intended to go and see the mummies we were told that the priest was only able to see us an hour later. The tourism office recommended us to...More

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Istriandedignan, Gerente de relações públicas at Istrian de Dignan - Ecomuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi Olaf, Thank you for the kind words. We are pleased that the visit was educative and that you spent a good time with our guides. In the House of traditions we have the passion for what we do. and we like to share it...More

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Reviewed 10 April 2018

While visiting the region of Istria i end up to discover the bautifull town of Vodnjan-Dignano. I stayed for a few days and end up visiting this small but big museum. They do an amazing job in preserving the traditions of the town and the...More

1  Thank David S
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Istriandedignan, Gerente de relações públicas at Istrian de Dignan - Ecomuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hi David, We were thrilled with your visit to our beautiful Istria. The team of Ecomuseum had a great time showing you the House of Tradition. We would love to have you again visiting our organisation and projects. Thank you for the kind words, Best...More

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Reviewed 21 February 2018

We visited the museum in October 2017, just passing through Vodnjan on our way to somewhere else. Parked our car at the edge of the small town (and got a ticket, so be careful), walked along one of the streets leading to the main square,...More

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Istriandedignan, Gerente de relações públicas at Istrian de Dignan - Ecomuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Hi, We are really glad that you enjoyed your time with us that much that even a fee ticket was not enough to ruin your day. Vodnjan is such a small place but so full of traditions to share, we love to pass along this...More

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Reviewed 1 February 2018 via mobile

I know the guys, and there is always something going on. Evening events, workshops, food tasting, wine tasting, guided tours...pay a visit, by all means!

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Istriandedignan, Manager at Istrian de Dignan - Ecomuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Yes there is! We are an Active ecomuseum and we try to share our traditions to the world. Thak you for your kind words Marko. Hope to see you again, Istrian de Dignan Ecomuseum

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

I got a private tour of this gorgeous museum, thought at first that it was a modern museum, but was pleasanlty surprised by a museum filled with beautifully displayed old artefacts. The guide spoke very good English and showed me around the different rooms while...More

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Istriandedignan, Public Relations Manager at Istrian de Dignan - Ecomuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Here in Istrian de Dignan - Ecomuseum's House of traditions we love to show the world how things were done many years ago and we are glad you apreciate your time with us. Thank you for the kind words. We hope to see you again...More

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Reviewed 29 September 2017

We stumbled across this museum, while spending the morning at Vodnjan, before flying home, and we are so glad we did. The museum is really unique and such a lot of enthusiasm has gone into making it, the volunteers are very passionate and knowledgable. It...More

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Istriandedignan, Istriandedignan, Ecomuseum Guide at Istrian de Dignan - Ecomuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Hi, We are glad that you enjoyed your time with us and apreciated our stories "behind the walls" It would be a pleasure to have you again in our Ecomuseum. Thank you, Istrian de dignan Ecomuseum

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Reviewed 20 September 2017 via mobile

Great talk by the small team at this unique museum. It replicates living in the past, ranging from the public bread oven through to day to day living at home in the village. Dont miss this EU project supported museum.

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Istriandedignan, Public Relations Manager at Istrian de Dignan - Ecomuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Hi, Thank you for your kind words, we aim to share the History and traditions of our region. We hope to see you again soon, Istrian de Dignan Ecomuseum

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

After reading several reviews of this place we decided to add it to our Istria "to do" list and we were so happy we did. By we I am talking about myself, my fiancée and our 15 month old daughter. When we arrived in Vodnjan...More

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Istriandedignan, Public Relations Manager at Istrian de Dignan - Ecomuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Here in Istrian de Dignan - Ecomusuem we really love what we do and that comes across in how we do things. Our guide Robi walked you from the didactic farm to the House of traditions through the beautifull streets of Vodnjan. We are really...More

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Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

I was really not sure what to expect but than the visit to the museum turned to be the highlight of out visit to Istria. In one hour our great host Robi gave us a tour through the history of this part of the world...More

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Istriandedignan, Public Relations Manager at Istrian de Dignan - Ecomuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Hi, We are a small museum with a lot to say about the History of the region and their traditions. We love to share our knowledge with the rest of the world. Our guides are thrilled every time that somebody goes satisfied with their visit....More

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Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is a free museum showing how an Istrian house has changed throughout the years. The museum is tiny with just 3 small rooms so we anticipated being in and out in a few minutes. We were wrong. The staff are so enthusiastic and knowledgeable...More

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Istriandedignan, Public Relations Manager at Istrian de Dignan - Ecomuseum, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2018

Hi Martyn, We are glad to know that you enjoyed the tour and knowledge that we shared with you. Hope to see you soon in our "big" museum Istrian de Dignan Ecomuseum

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