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Address: Palackeho 147, Roznov pod Radhostem 756 61, Czech Republic
Phone Number: +420 571 757 111

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Very worthwhile - recommended

This really large open-air museum in a vast park-like environment is well worth a visit, as it exhibits a large range of extremely well-maintained and interesting building... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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44 reviews 44 reviews
13 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

This really large open-air museum in a vast park-like environment is well worth a visit, as it exhibits a large range of extremely well-maintained and interesting building types. You should allow about 1.5 to 2 hours to walk around and there are several spots for traditional foods (Cabbage Soup, Dumplings, etc.)

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Lake Geneva, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

This was my third visit to this amazing village and museum, the first time not under snow! It is always a time-travelling experience to stand among the buildings, or within, feeling the spirits move around, imagining the conversation, laughter and life of another century. Informative, fun, fascinating. Well worth a day of your time. Be sure to sample classic fare... More 

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Ostrava, Czech Republic
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21 reviews 21 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

I love Skanzen in Rožnov pod Radhoštěm. There is so much to see and all is set in beautiful nature. I would recommend to visit it during the festival Janošíkův dukát. Because the traditional folk music brings skanzen to live. You absolutely have to see wallachian village also. There is an excellent restaurant with one of the best "valašská kyselica"... More 

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Texas
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014

This folk "museum" is a great way to see how people lived long ago -- one area was set in the outlying hills and the second area was representative of a small village. There was a small outdoor restaurant which served traditional Czech food and beer. We went through old mountains houses, barns, a windmill, and even a church. Then... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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17 reviews 17 reviews
11 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

We bought a ticket for all three parts - town, village and mill valley. A guide from the valley was good and the working equipment outstanding. Buildings in all 3 parts excellent, although often it was difficult to see the interior due to many visitors. Nice restaurant with very good local food inside the village. Very awful experience with the... More 

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Ostrava, Czech Republic
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26 reviews 26 reviews
5 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

If you want to learn more about the life of our predecessors, this is the right place to visit. You will see dozens of houses furnished typically for families of different status living in different times throughout the Moravian region called Walachia. You can read the basic information on the tables placed outside the houses and in some of them... More 

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Prague, Czech Republic
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131 reviews 131 reviews
38 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2014

Wallachian Open Air Museum consists of three parts.The oldest one is The Wooden Townlet and presents Wallachia life town at the turn of the 20th century. Here are several restaurants to sit down for a traditional meal. Water Mill Valley houses a collection of technical buildings and is open to guided tours only. Tour was very interesting and we had... More 

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BRNO
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215 reviews 215 reviews
86 attraction reviews
75 helpful votes 75 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2014

Can you imagine your life without elektricity? - There is a chance, the old village helps your imagination. You could be a farmer, much better if you would be a craftsman as it is not wise to rely on the weather. Learn the craft of the miller or the blacksmith, it might be useful in the case you are travelling... More 

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Brno
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24 reviews 24 reviews
8 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

The exposition is fine, sometimes the staff is not very talkative. Some temporary exhibitions are described just in Czech language, steady exhibitions are multi-language described. Prices in reastaurants, souvenir shops are reasonable, ocassional events in areal are sensible and nice

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Vsetin, Czech Republic
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26 reviews 26 reviews
17 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2014

I visited the Wallachian Open Air Museum and Village recently. It is located in Roznov in the southern part of this beautiful country. What a wonderful layout and easy access this place is. While wandering through the village one could see several venues that plied with real people, a trade hundreds of years old. The village itself with its wooden... More 

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