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Address: Djerba Island, Tunisia
Phone Number: 00 216 75 76 11 17
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Description: Built in 2001, this art museum boasts a fine collection of pottery and a...
Built in 2001, this art museum boasts a fine collection of pottery and a round observation tower, excellent for viewing the sunset.
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Truly reflective of Djerba culture and traditions

A well kept museum, well-laid out, depicting the culture and heritage of Djerba. Placards detailing every activity. In addition, the museum staff was very helpful in providing... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed February 1, 2015
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Boston, Massachusetts
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Gillingham, United Kingdom
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130 reviews 130 reviews
43 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2015

I was on a organised trip and thoroughly enjoyed it and would return if I had the time. Very well laid out, give yourself at least 1-2 hours to appreciate all that is there.

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Ebermannstadt, Germany
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Interesting place with amazing view over the region from the 'highest mountain' of Djerba, approx 50m above sea level... Privately run museum about wedding tradition and the local culture! Def worth a visit! Included in some local tours. Otherwise easy to reach with a taxi, just make sure your driver waits, otherwise u might get stuck, as taxis are easily... More 

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Djerba Island, Tunisia
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

This private museum is among the must see in Djerba,it's located on the highist hill of the Island in Guellala,the view is gorgeous especially at the sun set. A visit to the musem is an opportunity to enjoy the typical architecture of the homes " the Djerbian menzel ". The museum is well designed,every pavillon hosts either the daily life,wedding... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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77 reviews 77 reviews
4 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

A well kept museum, well-laid out, depicting the culture and heritage of Djerba. Placards detailing every activity. In addition, the museum staff was very helpful in providing additional explanations. A very enjoyable and informative visit.

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Carthage, Tunisia
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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2014

This place surprised me. While the dioramas are at times amusing, overall the exhibits are interesting and the building itself is lovely.

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Arnhem, The Netherlands
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Djerba has tried to make a museum, but it is more a tourist attraction. I think the better stuff is elswhere to find in Tunesia. It is up on a hill, wich is nice for a good view around the area.

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12 reviews 12 reviews
5 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2014

This is a museum all about Djerba, how different industries work, and about the marriage ceremony in Djerba- not to be missed!!! The staff are so helpful and friendly, despite not having good English. The museum is great - we learnt lots and found it very interesting. The live camels was a nice touch and helped us understand more -... More 

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Peso da Régua
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12 reviews 12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

It gives us a general perspective of the most important of the Djerbien day life. It's very well cared.

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Budapest, Hungary
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41 reviews 41 reviews
12 attraction reviews
42 helpful votes 42 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

This museum has the best location ever on this island. In a lovely village, on the top of the hill, in a beautiful building. View on basically everything nearby including the sea. The exhibition leads you through the history and traditions of the island, very well organized rooms, and interesting artifacts. DO NOT MISS IT! The old camel outside is... More 

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Almada, Portugal
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Placed inside a wonderful building and containing a wonderful interior this place offers a trip over tunisian habits and costumes. By visiting this place you well get a different view over Djerba since it is located on one of Djerba highest spots.

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