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Tyrolean Folk Art Museum (Tiroler Volkskunstmuseum)

Address: Universitatstrasse 2, Innsbruck 6020, Austria
Phone Number: 43 512 59489510
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Ranked #14 of 64 things to do in Innsbruck
Type: Art museums, Museums
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Type: Art museums, Museums
Hours:
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Singapore, Singapore
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9 reviews 9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

its interesting with all the miniature representation of the place , and many interesting artifacts. It sure kept me interested with all the various artifacts

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17 reviews 17 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

We chose this museum in particular, after reading the amazing reviews on here. Upon arrival we were greeted by the rudest person we've encountered since being in Europe. She clearly didn't want to be there, or have us there, I guess. We were not even told about the hand-held guides, so when we got upstairs we wandered aimlessly for a... More 

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Moscow, Russia
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

I knew, Tirol is amazing! But when I visited this Museum, I understood - I love Tirol in all of his troubles and goodness! Amazing place!

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2015

this brilliant little gem if a museum was spoilt for me by the complete lack of information on any of the exhibits. The only source of information was the hand held digital device which you needed to exchange your passport for. No passport no info. Bring back the paper labels.

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Broadstairs, United Kingdom
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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2015

I spent hour a long while in this museum its well presented and tells the history and way of life of the tyrolean people though the ages

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Bradford, United Kingdom
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90 reviews 90 reviews
22 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

Having bought the Innsbruck Card at tourist information I discovered that admission to this museum was included, and I am glad I chose to go in. You can combine your visit here with that of the Hofkirche as they share an entrance. This museum is really unlike any other I have ever visited. The way they have chosen the pieces... More 

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Bath
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22 reviews 22 reviews
14 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

An extensive well presented collection of everything crafted over centuries in the Tirol. Incredibly varied. A must ......

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Reading, United Kingdom
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28 reviews 28 reviews
7 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

The name of this museum is slightly misleading, it doesn't contain paintings but it mostly everyday objects - albiet decorated/decorative ones. The museum is built around themed displays - parlours (the main room of the house traditionally), life and death, clothing, the cycle of the year. There's a lot of interesting stuff for anyone with any interest in Tyrolean history/culture... More 

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glasgow
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136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

The collection of Christmas cribs is very good . However what I loved were all the preserved panelled stubes. Some were from simple country farmhouses, others were grander. The stoves were all different and all lovely.

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Warrington, United Kingdom
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72 attraction reviews
95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

Actually this is a great museum...with lots of different rooms set up in various Tyrolean styles. I loved all the different glazed stoves that used to provide heating to the rooms. Lots of other stuff on costumes if you're interested.

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