- Village Museum
The Village Museum ("Muzeul Satului" in Romanian) is an open-air ethnographic museum located in the
Herăstrău Park( Bucharest, Romania), showcasing traditional Romanian village life. The museum extends to over 100,000 m2, and contains 272 authentic peasant farms and houses from all over Romania.
It was created in
1936by Dimitrie Gusti, Victor Ion Popa, and Henri H. Stahl.
There are other "village museums" throughout Romania, including
ASTRA National Museum Complexin Sibiu.
* [http://www.muzeul-satului.ro/ Official website]
*en icon [http://www.ici.ro/romania/en/cultura/mz_satului.html Short description of the Village Museum]
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