- Ethnographic Museum
Are you interested in what life was like in the old Istrian houses? Then, you should visit the Ethnographic Museum in Buje – its exhibits will not disappoint you. The museum is located at the city entrance, near the church of St. Mother of Mercy. In this four-storey building you will get to know the life of Istrian locals who engaged in agriculture and crafts. In the museum basement you can see an old processing plant for olives and stone containers in which olive oil was stored. On the first floor there is a traditional kitchen, in the middle of which is the stove. The stove was used to prepare food and around it friends and family would gathered and tell legends and folk tales. On the second floor you will find a bedroom with furniture and old, carved chests in which clothing was stored. The third floor is used for temporary exhibitions. Be sure to come and get acquainted with the historical Istrian life!
Category: Museum Art Palace,
Ulica 1. Svibnja, Buje 52460
45.409734, 013.656251 (45°24’35.0″N, 013°39’22.5″E)
00385 (0)052 772 023,
00385 (0)91 177 2023
July, August: Mon-Sat 09:00-13:00h and 17:00-21:00h (rest of the year by appointment)
Adults: 10 HRK (1.30 EUR), students and seniors: 5 HRK (0.60 EUR)
GPS coordinates: 45.409734, 013.656251 (45°24’35.0″N, 013°39’22.5″E)
Address: Ulica 1. Svibnja, Buje 52460
Ethnographic Museum is located in Buje at 1st of May Street (opposite the Church of Mother of Mercy)
If you are driving with a car show this translation to the taxi driver:
Molim Vas da me odvezete do Etnografskog muzeja koji se nalazi u mjestu Buje u ulici 1. svibnja (preko puta crkve Majke Milosrđa). Hvala!
You must also show to the taxi driver that he must turn on the taximeter:
Molim Vas uključite taksimetar. Hvala!
Please can you tell me how to find this sight:
Molim Vas da me uputite prema Etnografskom muzeju koji se nalazi u mjestu Buje u ulici 1. svibnja (preko puta crkve Majke Milosrđa). Hvala!
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