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South Tyrolean Folklore Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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An incredible collection! Lots to learn!

We spent more than half the day enjoying the many buildings at this "open air museum" featuring... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
HappyMunching
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Baltimore, Maryland
Very nice ,Lots too do!

Very good! All of us enjoyed, Lots to do. Very reasonable price for a family as well. Lots of nice... read more

Reviewed August 1, 2018
Dan S
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Il museo etnografico illustra la vita della società rurale di un tempo – dalla nobiltà al bracciantato. Nel centro si trova l'imponente residenza barocca Mair am Hof con le sale padronali e le collezioni etnografiche. Nel fabbricato rustico del Mair...more
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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Herzog-Diet-Str. 24 | Dietenheim, 39031, Brunico, Italy
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Reviewed August 11, 2018

We spent more than half the day enjoying the many buildings at this "open air museum" featuring structures moved here from across the region. If you've wondered what it's like inside those big old log "houses", you'll find out here - animals downstairs, humans upstairs!...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 1, 2018 via mobile

Very good! All of us enjoyed, Lots to do. Very reasonable price for a family as well. Lots of nice places for a relaxing sit down and/or a picnic.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Dan S
Reviewed July 25, 2018

The museum has a lot of interesting artifacts and items to see. What it is lacking is information about what you are looking at, what time period it is from, etc. It would have improved greatly if each house and/or item (like the big red...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

You can walk around the old Tyrolean houses that were predominant over a hundred years ago plus. See how they lived and the hardships they endured. Many different houses to look round. Their are conveniences and a lovely little restaurant that was a bit slow...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 30, 2016

They may call the place by a name that says ’Specialists only, please!” but don’t be put off. This really is a fun place to spend a couple of hours or even a day. The large open air museum invites you to see how the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Zeilou
Reviewed April 15, 2016

A nice little trip down the history of Tyrol - they have a functioning mill and some animals - Your kids will love it

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed June 1, 2015

It illustrates, through actual artifacts and working items such as a cascade of water mills, how farming and milling were accomplished before the area had electricity and other modern conveniences.

Date of experience: May 2015
Thank Larry D
Reviewed August 23, 2014

We' be been in this beautiful museum in a rainy mid august day; even if the weather wasn't so good we really enjoyed the museum where you can see and live the atmosphere of many years ago in the rural landscape near Bolzano. Very good...More

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Davidetibs
Reviewed July 30, 2014

As with everything else in this part of Italy, this museum has a German name (Sudtiroler Landsmuseum fur Volkskunde) and an Italian name (Museo provinciale degli usi e costumi). The official English title, according to their handbook, is The South Tyrol Museum of Folk Traditions....More

Date of experience: August 2013
1  Thank calumthemighty
Reviewed August 28, 2013 via mobile

From the old farm houses and mills of South Tyrol to the traditional music instruments, pharmacists, churches, cow bells and much, much more this indoor/outdoor museum has everything the south Tyrolean times gone by offered. The museum (€6 adult entry ticket) has an extremely interesting...More

Date of experience: September 2012
1  Thank europelover26
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