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Open Air Museum

Vake District | 1, Turtle Lake Road, Tbilisi, Georgia, Tbilisi, Georgia
+995 322 72 90 45
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Vake District | 1, Turtle Lake Road, Tbilisi, Georgia, Tbilisi, Georgia
+995 322 72 90 45
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place offers the visitors the feel of various parts of Georgia, how people lived there years ago. Very interesting for ethnographic as well as tourist purposes. Rather tiring on hot days though.

Thank C L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Since I didn't have time to travel around Georgia, this was a great way to get a feeling how traditional Georgian houses look like. Entrance fee is dirt cheap. On a hot summer day you can cool of with in a restaurant just above the...More

Thank Tamarka
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It's obvious that museum had better times in the past but nevertheless you can still enjoy in good examples of rich culture and etnography in Georgia. I urge the authorities to invest some money and efforts in restoring and promstion of this valuable museum

1  Thank Bostjan L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My wife and I live in Israel and we had just arrived on a week-long organized tour of Georgia. On our way from the airport to Tbilisi, this was the first stop we made and afterward, I hoped that the rest of the week was...More

Thank Yitzchak M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whole Georgian architecture in one place. Don't miss it if yu want to understand differences between Georgian regions.

Thank Stefano C
Reviewed 10 August 2017

Good museum for culture and ethnography lovers - most of the houses are brought from the original places in 19th century. However, not all the houses are available for viewing.

Thank Michinio
Reviewed 6 August 2017

Here you can see models of houses from all parts of Georgia. They tell interesting stories about Georgian traditions

Thank davitit
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Disclaimer: It was a scorching hot day when we visited the museum, so we were too exhausted by being in the sun to see the entire museum grounds. This is just based on the parts that we saw. The setup of the museum is like...More

Thank Elisabeth W
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Sadly, many of the houses were closed, apparently for reconstruction, but it's hard not to wonder if they will ever open again, given the state of the country's finances. Three houses were open, one with a guide who had learnt her words thoroughly and could...More

1  Thank solopensioner
Reviewed 29 June 2017

If you wish to see traditional village houses from all Georgian regions, it is the place for you! There is also experienced guides and bread making masterclasses.

Thank Aleksandrs Z
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Rayane S
17 June 2017|
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Response from Kcmenon | Reviewed this property |
Hello Rayane, U can get local taxi from tbilisi to the museum. After the museum up the hill is the turtle lake(worth a watch). I suggest you to take a taxi. The on the climatic condition you can walk down the hill. I visited... More