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Museo Etnografico Sardo

Via Antonio Mereu 56, 08100 Nuoro, Sardinia, Italy
+39 0784 257035
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Very interesting and beautiful

We really enjoyed visiting this lovely museum. We chose to go with a guide (2 euros extra) She... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2017
via mobile
Very interesting museum

Interesting displays of items of Sardinian culture. Displays range from dresses and fabrics to... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Warwick, United Kingdom
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Via Antonio Mereu 56, 08100 Nuoro, Sardinia, Italy
+39 0784 257035
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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

Thank Claudia_tripje
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
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
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 stoneJerusalem
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
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
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
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
Reviewed 5 August 2015 via mobile

Unless you speak and read perfect Italian, the information boards are useless. Nice building, the outside holds a promise it does not keep.

Thank Jeroen M
Reviewed 22 June 2015

There is the complete story of Sardinian life from the traditional costumes, musical instruments, masks and even the houses! And it's cheap to go in!

Thank PhotobugsUK
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