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National Folk Heritage Museum

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“bhutanese house”(24 reviews)
“olden days”(7 reviews)
“rural life”(5 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Thimphu, Thimphu 11001, Bhutan
+975 2 322 215
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Folk Heritage Museum Restaurant has a qiant interior, traditiinal tables and benches, wooden floor, ceiling to floor glass windows, garden apple trees giving a natural surrounding good ambience for eating our lunch. We have Malaysian buffet for lunch. The red rice, pork, beef renang, chicken...More

Thank Lian Tiong G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place is converted into heritage house to showcase ancient Bhutanese life style. We had similar utensils, equipment during out ancestral times and felt a lot similar to our culture. it showcases the architectural principle of their houses where in domesticated animals were kept on...More

Thank Shantanushetye
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

the museum has got entry fee, the place can be skipped as it is not much of a value to your travel, if you want can visit..we have skipped the same..however you have art & craft shop around from where you can buy local stuffs...

1  Thank niladri sekhar d
Reviewed August 4, 2018

This little house has been turned into a museum and shows how people lived in Bhutan in the past (some probably still live this way) There were demonstrations of weaving and alcohol making while I was there. Check out how they used to store their...More

Thank Mandy H
Reviewed July 9, 2018

A beautiful surrounding in a nice traditional house to experience authentic Bhutanese cuisine collected from many provinces around the country.

Thank Tho H
Reviewed July 7, 2018 via mobile

Gives you a perspective of folk life in olden days. Wonderful experience. They also make fresh Ara (local liquor) and be kind to the lady who makes it; she may offer you the fresh brew for tasting. The puffed rice off the wok next to...More

Thank Prashanth_K
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Fantastic traditional peaceful lunch experience. If you want to explore Bhutanese cusine, sure visit this place!

Thank Neha A
Reviewed June 11, 2018

Good you can visit this place can spend 1 hour to see the way of village life in Bhutan. Also you can authentic bhutanese lunch in the museum canteen with fixed menu Rs 300 rice kewa dasti two veg and butter tea for veg. sufficient...More

Thank PraveenRao
Reviewed June 11, 2018 via mobile

This is a preserved rural Bhutanese farm house. You can see all the different types of artefacts used in daily life of rural folk from generations ago.

Thank ShubhaS
Reviewed June 1, 2018 via mobile

I found this place kind of ok. You can skip the visit if you wish to as you wouldn't miss much anyway!

Thank Vinay M
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