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Interesting insights into a different way of life

Interesting insights into a different way of life that explained a lot reasons for buildings, etc... read more

Reviewed January 6, 2019
V2603ZVdonaldh
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Napier, New Zealand
The marvelous museum

It was built in the form of a typical Engadiner house. There are a rich collection of furnitures... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
Antonis K
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agia paraskevi
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Jan 6, 2019
“Interesting insights into a different way of life”
Oct 28, 2018
“The marvelous museum”
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The Museum of Engadine Culture was built in 1906, on the initiative of Riet Campell, a passionate collector. It looks at first glance like an age-old Engadine house. The outside has all the typical features: the sgraffito-style door and window...more
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Via dal Bagn 39, St. Moritz 7500, Switzerland
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Reviewed January 6, 2019

Interesting insights into a different way of life that explained a lot reasons for buildings, etc we had seen on our travels around your beautiful country of Switzerland

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 28, 2018

It was built in the form of a typical Engadiner house. There are a rich collection of furnitures, utensils, service,etc. from the houses of the area. It is very-very interesting but unfortunatelly there is no lift

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Antonis K
Reviewed June 14, 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed learning about the culture of the Engadine people at this amazing museum. The guidance from room to room is on an iPad Mini and is in several languages (although the most thorough is German). At the heart of the exhibits is a...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed January 31, 2017

Lovely museum categorising the history of this beautiful region. Lots to see. and . the. a chance to. buy souvenir postcards. Check for operating. times - not always open.

Date of experience: February 2016
Thank 365giannad
Reviewed January 6, 2017

We were pleased to have the hotel staff encourage us to visit the recently renovated Engadine Museum. Each of us was given an iPad with recordings (in English and 3 other languages) about the four floors. Each room had different elements of life in the...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed March 6, 2015

Really cool museum showing what its like living in the beautiful lands of snow. It was a bit of work to get there, but worth it in the end.

Date of experience: September 2014
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Reviewed October 24, 2013

This was an alternative to a mountain railway ride due to very wet weather! However we so enjoyed the experience, learning about Engadine life in days gone by. Quite a small museum but definitely worth a visit - staff very helpful too.

Date of experience: September 2013
2  Thank BozNorthwest
Reviewed August 20, 2013

Loved this! They have taken rooms from very old chalets and put them in the museum intact- amazing and well worth the stroll down the hill

Date of experience: August 2013
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Reviewed June 20, 2012

If you'd like to know what the inside of those gorgeous Engadine homes looked like in past centuries, a visit to the Engadine Museum is very worthwhile. Here, quite a number of rooms are filled with authentic furniture and furnishings, intricate woodwork on wall, doors...More

Date of experience: June 2012
2  Thank Jacqueline R
Reviewed December 6, 2011

If you are visiting St. Moritz and it's raining that's the right place to go. You will find interesting thinks about the ancient alp inhabitants, and the living in Engadin

Date of experience: September 2011
1  Thank Peterlaudi
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