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Astra National Museum Complex

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Address: 11 Piata Mica, Sibiu, Romania
Phone Number: +40 269 218 195
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Must be very nice in summer

Beautiful set up open air museum with very interesting houses. In November you can't visit the houses from inside but it was very interesting to see all this historic houses from... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Aachen, Germany
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Aachen, Germany
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29 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Beautiful set up open air museum with very interesting houses. In November you can't visit the houses from inside but it was very interesting to see all this historic houses from the different regions in Romania. The ladies at the entrance were very friendly and helpful and they had a nice shop with traditional arts and crafts from Romania at... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

Lovely park located in a forest close to Sibiu . Very interesting museum similar with village museum in Bucharest . Perfect for a summer hot day.

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

Just on the outskirts of Sibiu is the Astra outdoor museum representing the various traditional villages throughout Romania demonstrating their unique construction and layout styles. We figured we were pressed for time so opted for a horse-drawn circumvent of the park. This made the most sense given that the park is open all year, but the buildings are not open... More 

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Sibiu, Romania
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

I'm from Sibiu, I have been to this outdoor museum many times and i can tell you it impresses me always. Every time I go there there is a new house, there are new animals, and new people that " live in the houses" and can explain their history. There is something I would change. The people " living there"... More 

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Malaysia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Unfortunately, we went here on a Monday where the people who work in the Museum Outdoor was not working. Boo-hoo. So, we could not see any live activities. But we had a good time walking around the Museum examining the windmills (lots of them) and the artefacts from Romania. We also had our lunch in the medieval-decorated restaurant. Love it.

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Thank ngshiyan
Bratislava Region, Slovakia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

We spent almost 3 hours here. It is a nice walk back in time. Definitely recommended while in Sibiu and if interested in Romanian history..culture..

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Sibiu, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

The museum is a huge place with old Romanian traditional village houses. It took me around 3 hours to visit the whole museum and i enjoyed every minute. The ticket is 17 lei (~4€/$ ) It is easy to reach by bus, taxy, bike.

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Thank ruxandraaa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

If you have kids, start your tour by going left first. That's because the park is huge and in case your kids get too tired you don't want to miss the part especially built for them. At the left end there's a barn filled with miniature mills just for kids to play. I had to drag my 5-year-old away or... More 

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Sibiu, Romania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

Amazing place to visit if you want to mix the history with an amazing place to relax .I always loved going for a walk in there even alone .it's very peacefull and relaxing. Plus of that you always have something new to see or learn about . Most of times are taking place lots of activities or events .

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 September 2016 via mobile

If you want to discover the culture , tradition and history of romania this is the kind of place to go.

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