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“chimney sweep”(2 reviews)
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“furniture”(3 reviews)
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Fo ter 8, Sopron 9400, Hungary
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

Not only the house, but the collection inside, which could be a museum too is worth to visit. YOu will have a little insight in the life of a "collector" family.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 545medva
Reviewed March 25, 2018 via mobile

Amazing residence filled with enthralling furnitures, leather chairs, porterait paintings. Try to imagine the family’s everyday life spent here

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Barbara C
Reviewed March 16, 2018

It was tghe second stop in Sopron, after visiting the Water tower. Storno museum repersents a great collection of artefacts of the Storno family. Very nice and interesting place.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank jozeftrip
Reviewed October 12, 2017 via mobile

We went to this house that belonged to a chimney sweep artist. He and his family were collectors of many different but beautiful and historical objects. If you are interested in learning more about the people who lived here in the past this is a...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank neko100
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Situated in the centre of the town, this interesting old house has been well restored with a very recorded story of life here almost 2 centuries ago. The only downside is the stairs which will be a major problem if you suffer from any mobility...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank william t
Reviewed June 27, 2017

You enter to a house where an absolute multi-talent family (without educational background as they were chimney cleaners and during working they found some amazing furniture and other art items) had lived and collected all these wonderful pieces from all around the world (France, Austria,...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Szevickij
Reviewed August 21, 2016

The museum visit was really great, it gives some good reviews of what happened in Hungary but we were missing the part where the origins of Sopron is explained from the very beginning.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank AntonioZsuzsi T
Reviewed March 27, 2016

The interior of the Storno house is nice but often overloaded to the point where it becomes tasteless. Some of the rooms were furnished with the purpose of showing off to guests; if this is really how they looked originally, the result is more like...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank bolbic
Reviewed March 14, 2016

The owner of this house was Ferenc Storno, originally a chimney-sweeper, he lived in the 19th century. He loved art and became a significant restorer. You can admire his collection of art in this museum. You can admire his art works and see the way...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Maria B
Reviewed September 28, 2015

The house of a self made man who started out as a chimney sweep, this contains a rather fascinating collection of furniture, glass china and paintings in the old Storno family home. The building itself dates back to the 18th century I believe and is...More

Date of experience: September 2015
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