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Address: Djerba Island, Tunisia
Phone Number: +216 75 761 117
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Built in 2001, this art museum boasts a fine collection of pottery and a...

Built in 2001, this art museum boasts a fine collection of pottery and a round observation tower, excellent for viewing the sunset.

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Must do if you go to Djerba

Great to know about traditions of the people of Djerba: both Muslims and Jews after that you can enjoy the nice view and breeze in the coffee just at the exit

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed October 19, 2016
Fourati M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

Great to know about traditions of the people of Djerba: both Muslims and Jews after that you can enjoy the nice view and breeze in the coffee just at the exit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 29, 2016 via mobile

This is a museum that offers insight in to the traditional life of Djerba. A must see if you are interested in local culture .... ( ok there is little else to visit)

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Fujairah, United Arab Emirates
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

Important place to visit in Djerba. It's well organized & maintained. Wanna just mention that the police who r taking care of the safety of the visitors & the place are doing a good job they r none stop checking the area around & checking visitors bags, giving advices to the guests. They r really professional & thank u so... More 

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Thank Nesrin79
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

A real image of old Tunisia. I strongly recommend the visit. It is so authentic, it sends shovers down your spine... the wedding celebrations, the circumcision ceremony, the traditional costumes...and the whole atmosphere is phenomenal. Given the chance, I would love to go back there.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016

Interesting to visit and have a glimpse of history of Djerba Island. A lot of facts and figures inside, kids can have a free ride on a Camel too (short but nice).

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 28, 2016

Very good museum, with many history, many things to see about people of Djerba. Need pay 2 dinars to take pictures.

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 17, 2016 via mobile

I think the museum staff can do much better in maintaining the artifacts they have on display. Most things were covered with dust. It has been a dusty day but continuous regular maintenance is badly needed to preserve the collection. I think some art students could do a good job in this museum, as a study project.

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Thank Ines S
Tunis Governorate, Tunisia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed June 2, 2016

Great place created by a bunch of local citizens who wanted to collect different Djerbian traditions in one location. Includes marriage habits, symbolism of these habits, arts, clothing, religion, architecture..

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 12, 2016

AMAZING, the sounds, the music and dress traditions made me feel like i was living in it, by stages.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 31, 2015 via mobile

I liked this museum as it had different types of displays. Rather than an art museum, it was a cultural museum where they had window displays showing the different customs and rituals of the Berbers.

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