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Ethnographic Museum "Borjgalo"

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South- West of Georgia has always been distinguished for its agriculture as well as folkloric and artistic history. The study of these ancient traditions played a great role in the decision of Kemal Turmanidze to make folk crafts museum. Which is...more
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Mikheil Sharashidze st., 14 | kakhaberi settlement, On Khelvachauri road, Batumi 6000, Georgia
+995 599 27 34 70
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Reviewed 23 September 2018 via mobile

It was nice to visit ,give u a short trip in the museum about culture of Georgia ,and entrench not expensive 10 lari ,and not far ,it’s close from center ,from central Batumi to there by a taxi not more than 10 lari ..

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank Moh R
Reviewed 21 September 2018 via mobile

I spent really nice time during my visit. Great knowledge and Perfect english/russian of my guide Tamta made me feel like traveling in time to beautifull past of Georgia. It was helpfull to understand the culture and fulfilled my exploration of Georgian history. I can...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank michal1993
Reviewed 18 September 2018 via mobile

Amazing tour, Teo was an amazing instructor very knowledgeable and even learned some words in Hebrew to give a better tour. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank benbI2261MY
Reviewed 23 August 2018

I was reading about the place o TA and when we arrived last week to Batumi I've asked my tour guide to visit, he never been there so it was a good surprise for him too. It takes about 30 min drive from the center...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank mosaar
Reviewed 15 August 2018

its amazing Georgian museum. It made by enthusiastic man. Museum shows Adjarian lifestyle and village life 100 years ago. It is impress and make to think what is Georgia. It’s worth to visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 10 August 2018 via mobile

This is a very interesting and cute private museum that has been created by one Georgian artist, who himself gathered all the pieces and devoted more than 30 years of his life to create this amazing little museum with lots of pieces that count a...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 412natiaz
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

We were treated to a very informative, personal tour by a pleasant guide in very good English. The whole visit only takes around 30 mins but is a whirlwind of interesting tidbits of Georgian history and culture. It was quite unique to meet and speak...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Justas M
Reviewed 21 July 2018

My friends and I were looking for something to do with our free time in Batumi (apart from gorging on khachapuri) and decided to visit the Borjgalo museum. We weren't sure what to expect apart from having read rave reviews on TripAdvisor prior to arriving....More

Date of experience: July 2018
3  Thank JonathanL1991
Reviewed 2 July 2018

The most interesting attraction in Batumi. The guide is fantastic - really interesting stories, knowledgeable, super friendly and fluent in Russian and English. Visiting the museum is like stepping back in time to see/experience Adjarian lifestyle 100 years ago. The displays are authentic and show...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank SnackyBitsandCuppas
Reviewed 23 June 2018

It is amazing Georgian museum. It made by enthusiastic man. Museum shows Adjarian lifestyle and village life 100years ago. It is impress and make to think. It’s worth to visit this amazing place for broaden your mind.

Date of experience: June 2018
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23 August 2018|
Response from mosaar | Reviewed this property |
‫No need to book in advance, there is a local guides as a service of the place, no audio guide ‬
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Theo J
4 June 2018|
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Response from Gvantsa T | Property representative |
Hello from Chavchavadze street here come #12 bus. and cheaper tax is 0422240000 tax max. you can use app too for order
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18 May 2018|
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‫Only 10 gel, you can take a taki‬
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