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Muzeul Olteniei

Strada Madona Dudu no14, Craiova 200410, Romania
+40 351 427 862
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Empressiv museum

Is a really nice museum where you can find rare and important paintings by romanian and foreigners... read more

Reviewed 7 February 2018
Triculete S
via mobile
All in Romanian. Staff stalked our family.

It's a quaint museum with some good information about the region and its history. However, all of... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2016
taylorf007
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Bucharest, Romania
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7 Feb 2018
“Empressiv museum”
11 Oct 2016
“All in Romanian. Staff stalked our family.”
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Strada Madona Dudu no14, Craiova 200410, Romania
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Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

Is a really nice museum where you can find rare and important paintings by romanian and foreigners artist and some sculptures by famous sculpture Constantin Brâncuși. Tickets are cheap. it takes you around 2.5 hours to see all.

Thank Triculete S
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Reviewed 11 October 2016

It's a quaint museum with some good information about the region and its history. However, all of the information written on large information boards and all in Romanian. So, if you don't speak Romanian, there's really not much to gain from the trip other than...More

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Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We were here 2 years ago when they were working on the ground floor exhibition so we visited few very nice temporary exhibitions. Now it was the opposite, so we were able to visit the ground floor. It was fantastic, exhibits creatively displayed and the...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

I've visited this museum not only in september 2015 (the site doesn't allow older dates). It's a very good place to learn about the history of this part of Romania. They host exhibitions on various themes, from ancient artifacts (starting with the stone age), to...More

Thank Cristi_Dac
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Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

One of the few things to see in Craiova and it is well worth a look even if it is for the building itself. The cole going of items inside are beautiful and a very interesting journey through the history of Craiova. I was carefully...More

Thank Synthmaestro
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Reviewed 7 December 2015

Currently, the Museum of Oltenia occupies four buildings, the Department of History and Archaeology in Madona Dudu Street, no. 14, the Department of Natural Sciences in Ramuri Palace in Popa Şapcă Street no. 8, the Department of Ethnography in Casa Băniei, and the Restoration and...More

Thank Van_torul
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Reviewed 12 November 2015

A combination between old and new. A combination between history and modern. In the back, it built a new building with offices, conference rooms, there meets literary circle they belong. A not very large room, intimate, modern in a place full of history.

Thank CristinaMihaelaBarbu
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Reviewed 10 September 2015

Architect Fr. Billek designed the building in 1906. First it was a school for orphan children and then, after 1840 it was transformed in a building destinated to host all museums in Craiova. The History Museum, placed in the center of the city, now hosts...More

Thank madalina b
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Reviewed 29 December 2013

A large complex in a beautiful Spanish casa type building near the cathedral. An insight into village life in Oltenia, wedding costumes and practices and cookery. Thoroughly recommended and the guide will also answer questions in English.

Thank David C
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Reviewed 13 September 2013

Dive into the Dacian -Roman Age, Migrations Age , Middle Age and Modern Age of a neutral zone of three imperiums - Oltenia - in a 4 hours tour. Artefacts, weapons, clothes , fortificated buildings plans, battle plans - take some meditation moments to understand...More

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