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Brusa Bezistan Museum

Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
+387 33 239-590
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Whoever visits Sarajevo, should not miss this museum

Whoever visits Sarajevo, should not miss this museum - locates in an ancient Ottoman silk trade... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
The Brick-Vaulted Bezistan

The bezistan was a high-prestige shopping arcade during the Ottoman era. This one formerly dealt in... read more

Reviewed 1 May 2017
Raymond W
Chengdu, China
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good27%
  • Average21%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“old town” (2 reviews)
“artifacts” (3 reviews)
“century” (2 reviews)
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
+387 33 239-590
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Reviewed 4 August 2017

Whoever visits Sarajevo, should not miss this museum - locates in an ancient Ottoman silk trade bedestan - covered market, thus an attraction per se, even without exhibits portraying Sarajevo's past

Thank 424tarikd
Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

The bezistan was a high-prestige shopping arcade during the Ottoman era. This one formerly dealt in high-quality silks and textiles for the upper-class residents of Sarajevo. Along its outer walls were the shops of the city's goldsmiths. Today the brick vaults of the Bezistan have...More

Thank Raymond W
Reviewed 13 October 2016

This Bezistan is pretty much like a former sample of Bursa or Istanbul covered bazaars. You can find copper works as well as clothing as its name represents.

Thank anatomi
Reviewed 17 July 2016

Bruza Besistan Museum is the museum about Sarajevo and his history. Here you can learn a lot about the different periods from the formation of the city until nowadays. If you are an history-lover, it is your museum, if not you can get bored a...More

Thank AlbertSalichs
Reviewed 17 July 2016

The museum has so much to offer so many stories and people to present but in the end it just shows some exhebits and presents some history and that it is. I believe there must be more to this and more can be done. Maybe...More

Thank JurijKobal
Reviewed 15 May 2016

It's inside of the old town Sarajevo. Was not noticeable. Two stories museum, small size, but full of gems. It has a replica of old town Sarajevo from 19th century, along with artifacts showing life of a typical local people live back then, very educational...More

Thank Geminican
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Want the true experience of the former Yugoslav republic - look no further than this tired museum of nothingness, staff with one gruff doorkeeper who has little desire to help (and of course, no change).

Thank BlueHenFlyer
Reviewed 27 September 2015

a litle museum of the town in midle of the old town cute and the old town miniature is cool there for the 1,50 euro asked its really cheap

Thank tylkopolska
Reviewed 21 August 2015 via mobile

Very informative museum. Tells the history of the city from the Stone Age times until Austro-Hungarian times. Very nice artifacts inside as well. If you're interested in the city, you should go.

Thank Gökay D
Reviewed 16 August 2015

one of the smallest museum in Sarajevo, so hidden that even 1/2 of their citizens do not know of its existence. Nicely settled in a heart of Old City, has 3 closed and 1 open main entrance which makes you think that this one is...More

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