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Museo Etnografico Sardo

Via Antonio Mereu 56, 08100 Nuoro, Sardinia, Italy
+39 0784 257035
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A very well-presented museum

We visited Nuoro to learn more about the history and customs of the island, and this museum did not... read more

Reviewed 16 October 2017
LuiseFG
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Sevenoaks, United Kingdom
Perfect rainy day program in Sardinia!

I really enjoyed our visit to this museum. Inside the information is only in italian, but you can... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
VAlettah
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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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Via Antonio Mereu 56, 08100 Nuoro, Sardinia, Italy
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

We visited Nuoro to learn more about the history and customs of the island, and this museum did not disappoint. Its lay-out is modern and attractive and, while the information on the walls and by the exhibits is in Italian, we were given an English...More

Thank LuiseFG
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

I really enjoyed our visit to this museum. Inside the information is only in italian, but you can get an english translation on paper for yourself. I especially enjoyed the room with the fantastic breads and the popular costumes section. There was a photography exhibition...More

Thank VAlettah
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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

We really enjoyed visiting this lovely museum. We chose to go with a guide (2 euros extra) She spoke English very well and told us about the different cultures of Sardegna while showing us around. Wonderful costumes and traditional dresses, tapistry and an amazing bread...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Interesting displays of items of Sardinian culture. Displays range from dresses and fabrics to breads and plenty more in between. I am not a big museum fan but this one did hold my interest. Coupled it with a visit to the small museum located in...More

Thank Warwickchef
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Reviewed 29 May 2017 via mobile

We all really enjoyed this professionally presented museum. We were given a photocopy of an English translation of the information, which was a great help. However, the translation wasn't readily available, so make sure to ask for it.

Thank Gaye M
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Reviewed 1 November 2016

The Sardinian Ethnographic Museum (Italian: Istituto Etnografico della Sardegna), is an ethnographic museum in Nuoro, Sardinia. Its goal is to display the traditional life of the region. The museum building was built between the 1950s and the 1960s . The museum exhibits show all aspects...More

1  Thank Ester Z
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

The museum has been recently renovated and the part I visited seems now to be called the 'Museo del Costume'. The Sardinian costumes were the most interesting to me having read the book 'Sea and Sardinia' by D.H. Lawrence in which he describes people's clothes...More

Thank Philip4153
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Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Not for anyone who doesn't speak Italian. I don’t understand how a museum for international visitors can have Italian only information and explanations?! The only English is to tell you the price and the times at the entrance. I really wanted to learn about Sardinian...More

Thank Katiekrackers
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Reviewed 29 September 2015

You must travel to the Barbagia and visit the Nuoro Museum of Popular Life and Traditions, with your family! Located in the center of town, and surrounded by all of Nuoro’s natural beauty up in the mountains, this Costume Museum gives the visitor a glimpse...More

2  Thank robert s
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Reviewed 15 September 2015

An insight into the culture and traditions of Sardinia, a wonderful collection of traditional costumes jewellery and masks. an informative booklet is given at the ticket desk make sure you get an English version

1  Thank JCT421
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