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Address: Strada Mitropoliei 2, Sibiu 550179, Romania
Phone Number: 40 218143
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A quite expensive by Romanian standards 25 lei entry fee. The start of the museum is a les than impressive anthropological history of man and you wonder why you went here. However... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 1 week ago
KS&HC
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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A quite expensive by Romanian standards 25 lei entry fee. The start of the museum is a les than impressive anthropological history of man and you wonder why you went here. However move on to the collection of arms ( perhaps including the impressive storeroom full of them in racks) and the treasury of old coins, and glassware section, and... More 

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Kiev, Ukraine
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76 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being visited Sibiu as a good preserved medieval city I hoped to find artifacts and collection about its history. But the museum mainly presents information concerning prehistorical period,some artifacts of the Roman conquest, collection of arms and coins. Unfortunately,an exposition about the history of foundation and development of the city itself is almost lack. As for me a miniature maquette... More 

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Thank Yuri B
bucharest
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2016

Situated just near Bruckenthal museum, if you want to see a very nice coin collection or weappon collection this is the place.

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Thank lumval2002
London, United Kingdom
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99 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2016

A Nice Small Museum located off the square in Sibiu, I would recommend seeing this at least once as there are plenty of things to see.

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Thank Dj800
Bucharest, Romania
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919 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 396 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2016

A very nice museum housed by an old palace,Altemberger House.Old jewels,weapons,pottery,guild flags.As minuses:they have hundreds of old rifles presented in a small room,on simple wood racks,looking like an warehouse rather than a museum hall;the museum employees are following you step by step,staying too close,making you feel like a thief... To take photos you have to pay a exaggerated big fee.... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2016 via mobile

If you want to find great, compleat information about people lived in the area is the place to see. The artefacts and the tehnology became one in this old City Hall. You can find there information about the various guilds of craftsmen and there habits. And not the last you can admire the impressive collection of coins owned by the... More 

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Thank Oana C
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2016

If you care a little bit about history, this museum will severely disappoint you. Full of dummies, very little information provided, badly lit and chaotic. A real shame, as it wouldve been interesting to know more about the Dacian parst of the region.

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Thank Andrea V
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

strongly recommend. if u arrive at sibiu it's a must to visit this museum. its an amazing place displaying the old tradition and habits of the people living years ago

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Targoviste, Romania
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Very organised museum, including the whole story of Sibiu. The exhibitions are very well presented and very valuable to see. In my opinion, it overtakes the Brukenthal Museum and is the best museum in the Old Town.

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Thank Claudiu S
Budapest, Hungary
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

You can have an overview about the life of the city in the earlier days. It is a comlex from houses of different times from the 14.th century.

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