Explore the rich culture and history of the Kosovar-Albanian people at Ethnographic Museum (Muzeu Etnologjik). Set in an 18th-century house, the only original building in the old bazaar area, it is home to a wealth of exhibits and artifacts. Learn about important customs and check out the collection of traditional costumes, furnishings, and handicrafts. Take a guided English-language tour for more in-depth information about Kosovo, including what daily life is like for locals today. Be sure to check out the museum's souvenir offerings, including traditional Albanian felt caps called "qeleshe" or "pils." Planning Pristina trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.
Ethnographic Museum (Muzeu Etnologjik) Reviews
Museum is in the old historical part of Prishtina city. A small one, but with a lot of history. Can learn a lot about the way of living a century ago in this area. Very interesting experience. more »
We walked through the market and simply turned up at the museum, the guide introduced himself as we walked up to the door and just started a tour! I think he will just show people around as/when they.... more »
As of September 2019 the place is being renovated, so you can’t enter all the buildings. It’s still it worth it though, nice architecture and a great guide.
Excellent museum. We were given a guided tour by a lovely young lady who explained things in very good English. Very interesting to learn how people of the 18th century lived. Well worth a visit especially as it was free.
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