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Open Air Museum of Ethnography

1 Turtle Lake Road, Tbilisi, Georgia
+995 322 72 90 45
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Private Tbilisi City Tour and Dinner with Folk Show
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1 Turtle Lake Road, Tbilisi, Georgia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was not impressed here. Some of the buildings were closed because supposedly the person that sits there all day, had their day off? So they dont give their keys to someone else to open the building? Most interesting by far was the underground house,...More

Thank TheTravelPirate
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best projects of soviet time Georgia, you can discover the Georgian ethnographic houses/culture almost from all around the country.

Thank Acho K
Reviewed 28 September 2017

The collection of old houses of Georgia offer an interesting overview of how people lived her 100 years ago. Good guides in the different houses we visited.

Thank Dany T
Reviewed 22 September 2017

Entrance is Lari 3 but cost to get there is Lari 10-20. Most exhibits are closed and the open ones aren't interesting. Easily skippable without missing anything.

Thank msagar
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This place offers the visitors the feel of various parts of Georgia, how people lived there years ago. Very interesting for ethnographic as well as tourist purposes. Rather tiring on hot days though.

1  Thank C L
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Since I didn't have time to travel around Georgia, this was a great way to get a feeling how traditional Georgian houses look like. Entrance fee is dirt cheap. On a hot summer day you can cool of with in a restaurant just above the...More

Thank Tamarka
Reviewed 24 August 2017

It's obvious that museum had better times in the past but nevertheless you can still enjoy in good examples of rich culture and etnography in Georgia. I urge the authorities to invest some money and efforts in restoring and promstion of this valuable museum

1  Thank Bostjan L
Reviewed 21 August 2017

My wife and I live in Israel and we had just arrived on a week-long organized tour of Georgia. On our way from the airport to Tbilisi, this was the first stop we made and afterward, I hoped that the rest of the week was...More

Thank Yitzchak M
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Whole Georgian architecture in one place. Don't miss it if yu want to understand differences between Georgian regions.

Thank Stefano C
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Good museum for culture and ethnography lovers - most of the houses are brought from the original places in 19th century. However, not all the houses are available for viewing.

Thank Michinio
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Rayane S
17 June 2017|
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Response from jedda | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late answer. We took a bus from the main square in Tblisi to the park where we caught the cable car up to the lake and then walked down to the museum and then another short walk further down the hill to then catch... More
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