Ethnographic Museum „El Greco” Zahareşti

Main profile:
Ethnography, Local history
Collection(s):

The museum contains a series of site specific objects from Bukovina, with over 55 collections with a total of more than 2500 pieces of ethnography, fine art, coins and rare books. Among those collections: cow yokes (unique in Romania) with a total of about 40 pieces, the chests that dates back to the Austro-Hungarian and interwar administration, roller spinning from Bukovina, costumes, jackets and peasant coats, artwork and religious paintings, cabinets in walnut, oak and wild cherry wood, wooden troughs, lamps and oil lamps, irons (105 items), peasant household (19th century), mirrors (mostly of crystal), old ceramic pots, oak barrels for wine, tea pots, ceramic cups. At the same time the...re are collections of bayonets and swords, of documents from the Austro-Hungarian administration and mid 20th century (numbering over 200), old banknotes (300) and coins (200), old photos. Collection of books: old books (60 items), written in Slavonic, Cyrillic, Gothic, Hebrew, and a manuscript written around 1600 in Old Slavonic; rare books (40 copies); books from the interwar period (about 100 pieces).


County:
Suceava
Locality:
Zahareşti
Commune:
Stroieşti
Postal code:
727500
Access:
European road Suceava-Umor, county road Stroieşti-Zahareşti-Liteni
Time table:
8:00-12:00, 13:00-17:00, appointment by phone call
Phone :
0743.693.873; 0741.432.463
E-mail address:
Administrative subordination:
Local Council
Importance:
Local
Founded:
2012
Museum code:
96727500
Director:
Alexandru Grecu
Contact person:
Alexandru Grecu
Position:
Proprietar
Classified :