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Museum of Ponisavlje (Muzej Ponisavlje Pirot)

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Amazing local history on display

This museum is showing unique crafts of the city of Pirot while telling an amazing story of "Mali... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2016
Sneska
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Belgrade, Serbia
via mobile
Very interesting

We visited it expecting little. In the end, following a nice tour given apparently to everyone... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2015
nat2509
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Athens, Greece
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30 May 2018
“Beautiful history house”
12 Jun 2016
“Amazing local history on display”
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Nikole Pashica 49, Pirot 18300, Serbia
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

This museum is in the city centre. It is really a beautiful house dating back to times when they were under different rulers. The garden outside is beautiful and well kept. Really a lovely addition to the beauty of this small town.

Thank Coryy20
Reviewed 12 June 2016 via mobile

This museum is showing unique crafts of the city of Pirot while telling an amazing story of "Mali Rista" who built his house during Turkish empire. You will see beautiful killims, that became a world known trademark of Pirot. There are samples more than 100...More

1  Thank Sneska
Reviewed 8 September 2015

It is located near the city center and is very nice. There is a traditional folklore collection and a pretty garden outside. It is a typical house of the region. Near the museum there is a good small restaurant with tasty local dishes.

1  Thank Veritta V
Reviewed 4 August 2015 via mobile

We visited it expecting little. In the end, following a nice tour given apparently to everyone visiting, in English as well, we really enjoyed it. The guy giving the tour was friendly and knowledgeable and interested in meeting people from other countries. If you visit...More

1  Thank nat2509
Reviewed 10 June 2015

The old and beautiful oriental house of famous Ristic family was built in mid-19th century. During the 20th century it became a host to the Museum of Ponišavlje, a place where innovative culture of the Pirot region is presented in its full beauty. Colorful carpets,...More

1  Thank IgorMarkovic
Reviewed 8 December 2013

Very Nice! Thanks for promoting Pirot! It is very nice place! Nature is beautiful, town is quiet and colorfull.

Thank Marilyn W
Reviewed 21 November 2013

Like in more museums with ancient articles it is forbidden to make pictures at most times. So I cannot present all what you can see in the museum. It is really interesting. In the afternoon and evening there is a nice restaurant with a romantic...More

1  Thank Jasmina1010
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