Mõniste Museum

Mõniste, Estonia

The Mõniste Museum is the oldest open-air museum in Estonia. The museum complex consists two buildings with annexes. The threshing barn dating back to Czarist times features the interior of the 19th century building, tools, household utensils and clothing. The farmhouse from the times of the first Republic of Estonia exhibits the tools that blacksmiths used, horse necessaries, handicraft tools, national costumes, folk music instruments, etc.

In the museum you can light a fire in a Stone Age tepee or practice archery, slinging or lassoing. You can also learn how to make bone and earthenware objects, weave fishing nets and fabric, grind grain or bake a loaf of Stone Age bread. You can also try what farm works felt like at that time.

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Founded: 1948
Category: Museums in Estonia
Historical period: Soviet Occupation (Estonia)

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Ljuda Blond (2 years ago)
Väga huvitav koht
Joan Lääne (2 years ago)
Väga tore muuseum, külalislahke teenindus
Red Shadow (2 years ago)
Cool
Tarmo Lepik (2 years ago)
Veidi väike ja eemal, aga väga hääd giidid!
Pēteris Gudrinieks (3 years ago)
Ap Ziemassvētkiem jābrauc ar bērniem. Būs interesanti.
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