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South Tyrolean Folklore Museum

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Address: Herzog-Diet-Str. 24 | Dietenheim, 39031, Brunico, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0474 552087
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A Museum? Almost a Living Village!

They may call the place by a name that says ’Specialists only, please!” but don’t be put off. This really is a fun place to spend a couple of hours or even a day. The large open... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 July 2016
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Helsinki, Finland
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Helsinki, Finland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2016

They may call the place by a name that says ’Specialists only, please!” but don’t be put off. This really is a fun place to spend a couple of hours or even a day. The large open air museum invites you to see how the life in the Alpine South Tyrolean countryside once was, but they have more to offer... More 

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2016

A nice little trip down the history of Tyrol - they have a functioning mill and some animals - Your kids will love it

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Devon, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 June 2015

It illustrates, through actual artifacts and working items such as a cascade of water mills, how farming and milling were accomplished before the area had electricity and other modern conveniences.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2014

We' be been in this beautiful museum in a rainy mid august day; even if the weather wasn't so good we really enjoyed the museum where you can see and live the atmosphere of many years ago in the rural landscape near Bolzano. Very good the tour also for classes of children.

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durham, NC USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2014

As with everything else in this part of Italy, this museum has a German name (Sudtiroler Landsmuseum fur Volkskunde) and an Italian name (Museo provinciale degli usi e costumi). The official English title, according to their handbook, is The South Tyrol Museum of Folk Traditions. It is very similar to Greenfield Village in Dearborn, Michigan (USA). The main farmhouse and... More 

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Maghera, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2013 via mobile

From the old farm houses and mills of South Tyrol to the traditional music instruments, pharmacists, churches, cow bells and much, much more this indoor/outdoor museum has everything the south Tyrolean times gone by offered. The museum (€6 adult entry ticket) has an extremely interesting and eclectic mix of south Tyrolean history all under one roof. The museum starts of... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2012

It's a muslim that aim to show how people use to live in the country hundreds of years ago You can visit and enter in around 20 houses and they are all perfectly restored and with the original forniture. It's a great place for kids and adults. There are also demonstration how you create hand made bottles from glass, how... More 

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