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Open air museum - local Skansen

This is a very interesting ethnographic park and open-air museum. There are historic buildings... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2018
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Time tunnel - not to be missed

From the 18th century to the 20th century, a very good open museum, similates life once upon a... read more

Reviewed June 12, 2018
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ul. Lesna 23, Olsztynek 11-015, Poland
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Reviewed August 2, 2018

This is a very interesting ethnographic park and open-air museum. There are historic buildings, cottages, homesteads, barns, churches, gardens, rural school even village outhouses.Come to walk, learn, relax and be amazed.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed June 12, 2018 via mobile

From the 18th century to the 20th century, a very good open museum, similates life once upon a time. Lots of old buildings, a school with a teacher who teaches caligraphy, a windmill etc. Everything is very well made, with guides in traditional costumes. A...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 24, 2016

What an amazing place. Gorgeous architecture and garden from a selection of authentic wind mills water mills, church, and houses + some new-build as per originals. an enormous amount of work has gone into preserving this ensemble of rare beauty and simplicity. What is left...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed August 15, 2016 via mobile

We went as a group of4 adults and 2 children (3,5 years and 3,5 months). The place is big which makes a wonderful long walk among the little houses by which you make stops and learn how people in Poland used to live. As it...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Zosia R
Reviewed October 26, 2015

Great place to see not only the old houses from XIX century but also the interior design of these homes. Best to visit during summer months where you can see the beautiful flowers blooming in the front yards and the horses roaming around. Skansen is...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed July 24, 2015

Fantastic open air museum of old times, mainly XIX century from the region. Anything from houses and well preserved interiors with details and period furniture and tools, some originals, farms, a church, windmills and others. Well worth a visit to appreciate how much progress there...More

Date of experience: July 2015
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Reviewed June 12, 2015

Muzeum Budownictwa Ludowego is an ethnographic park in Olsztynek. It is one of the oldest and most frequently visited open-air museums in Poland. The museum grounds span 90 hectares and contain over sixty architecturally diverse buildings and small-scale architectural features from Ermland, Masuria, the Vistula...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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Reviewed October 29, 2014

Large museum of the history of the Polish countryside. Skansen interesting and worth a visit. Top summer and on a day when the weather is nice. Many of the buildings you can enter. Being first is definitely worth a buy guided tours.

Date of experience: May 2014
1  Thank Jacek P
Reviewed August 23, 2013

Large village depicting life in rural Poland with may buildings reconstructed in their original form from various locations. These are interesting in themselves and well presented and are furnished with relevant and typical artefacts from the period. The village covers a large area and good...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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