Banat Village Museum

General profile:
Main profile:
Ethnogaphy
Collection(s):

Designed as a traditional Banat village, the open air ethnographic museum includes homesteads belonging to ethnic groups in Banat (Romanians, Slovak, Swabians, Serbians, Ukrainians, Hungarians, etc., social buildings (town hall, church, school), technical installations and workshops. One should remark the homestead from Căpâlnaş (dating from the 19th century), the potter’s house with a pottery workshop from Bata, a mill with well bucket from Topleţ, water and wind mills, the wooden church of Topla (18th century). A rich collection of objects (12,000 items), previously belonging to the Museum of Banat and exhibited at Bastion till 2007 were trasnferred. A permanent... exhibition opened in 2013 in a specially designed building in the museum outdoors. In 2015 it opened an interactive part of the museum where four households are replicated and where inventory (and it consists of replicas) can be used by visitors to the projects of reconstruction of occupations and traditional customs.


County:
Timiş
Locality:
Timişoara
Address:
Aleea Avram Imbroane (fostă C.F.R.) nr. 31
Postal code:
300129
Access:
Bus no.46
Time table:
Tuesday - Sunday: 10:00 - 18:00 (summer); 9:00 - 17:00 (winter);
Monday: closed
Phone :
0256.225.588
Fax:
0356.780.680
Administrative subordination:
Timiş County Council
Importance:
County
Founded:
1972
Museum code:
6973502
Director:
Dănuţ Radosav
Contact person:
Borco Ilin
Position:
Relaţii publice
Publications:
Memoria Satului Românesc. Anuarul Muzeului Satului Bănăţean Timişoara; Muzeul Satului Bănăţean. Revistă trimestrială a Muzeului Satului Bănăţean Timişoara
Accreditation:
O.M.C.I.N. nr. 2958/05.12.2018 Acreditare
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