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Address: Hauptgasse 4, Appenzell 9050, Switzerland
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Switzerland Countryside and Traditions Tour from Zurich
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Surprisingly rich and informative: a must

- very interesting display of original items of all local topics - lovely exposition of traditional clothing - hand- crafts exposition - nice with children - informative movies

Reviewed 18 October 2016
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Zurich
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Reviewed 18 October 2016

- very interesting display of original items of all local topics - lovely exposition of traditional clothing - hand- crafts exposition - nice with children - informative movies

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Columbia, South Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 September 2016

Great rainy day activity, much info on the region's history and customs. Tourist info. located here as well will heklp yu plan activities in this great region.

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hong kong
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2016

It may seem like a small museum but its a good layout with multiple levels offering very interesting exhibits and history on Appenzell.

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Herradura, Costa Rica
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8 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 May 2016

A bit touristy, but heck, I was one! Bought tons of cheese and learned about the cheese-making process ad the region. In and out in 15 minutes.

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Chambery, France
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016

This museum' collection includes folk costumes and examples of the very fine needlework for which the region is famous. On the top floor they have examples of the old methods of punishment for petty criminals, and some of the original coinage. On another floor they have a collection of folk paintings - beautifully detailed and colourful scenes of farm life... More 

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Kanton Zürich
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Obviously it is all about the local customs - it even becomes clear why Appenzell has remained such a traditional corner.

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Long Island
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 95 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2016

If you have a Swiss Rail Pass you can get in for free and it will be worth a brief visit. Most Swiss museums are entertaining and I go to as many as I can. The little ones are perfect for an hour or so especially when you can visit with someone else who has a curious mind. I find... More 

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Rolle, Switzerland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 January 2016

Very interesting, small museum on 5 floors in an old building. The history of Appenzell is exposed in a comprehensively

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Long Beach, CA
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 December 2015

Don't miss this treasure capturing the cultural and historic activities from the Appenzell region. Well done.

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Reviewed 23 September 2015 via mobile

This is a real nice provincial museum, showing many different aspects of life in Appenzellerland. We got on free because we stayed more than 3 nights.

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