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Ethnographic Museum (Muzeu Etnologjik), Pristina
(4.5/5 based on 130+ reviews on the web)
Explore the rich culture and history of the Kosovar-Albanian people at Ethnographic Museum (Muzeu Etnologjik). Set in an 18th-century house, the only original building in the old bazaar area, it is home to a wealth of exhibits and artifacts. Learn about important customs and check out the collection of traditional costumes, furnishings, and handicrafts. Take a guided English-language tour for more in-depth information about Kosovo, including what daily life is like for locals today. Be sure to check out the museum's souvenir offerings, including traditional Albanian felt caps called "qeleshe" or "pils." Make Ethnographic Museum (Muzeu Etnologjik) part of your personalized Pristina itinerary using our Pristina itinerary planner.
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  • What a wonderful tour. Interesting information and artifacts, nicely arranged and presented. My guide, Ilia, presented the facts infused with interesting stories of the triumphs and tragedies of life ...  more »
  • It was a free visit during the night because of an event that rebuilt the atmosphere of an old Albanian traditional house through music and sounds. It was really cool event and the museum's quite big ...  more »
  • The Museum offers a good overview and is worth a visit in any case when you walk through Pristina. It is not very large, but very much effort was given at the design.
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  • Beautifull living ottoman architecture and etnographic collection.
  • The only traditional building left in the capital. Guided tour by the enthusiastic curator. No gift shop but it's early days for a new country.
  • Very nice little museum in a traditional house like you won't see many in Pristina
  • Nice musuem that allow you to know the rich family
  • Really nice museum!