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Open Air Museum

Vake District | 1, Turtle Lake Road, Tbilisi, Georgia, Tbilisi, Georgia
+995 322 72 90 45
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Vake District | 1, Turtle Lake Road, Tbilisi, Georgia, Tbilisi, Georgia
+995 322 72 90 45
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Good museum for culture and ethnography lovers - most of the houses are brought from the original places in 19th century. However, not all the houses are available for viewing.

Thank Michinio
Reviewed 1 week ago

Here you can see models of houses from all parts of Georgia. They tell interesting stories about Georgian traditions

Thank davitit
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Disclaimer: It was a scorching hot day when we visited the museum, so we were too exhausted by being in the sun to see the entire museum grounds. This is just based on the parts that we saw. The setup of the museum is like...More

Thank Elisabeth W
Reviewed 6 July 2017

Sadly, many of the houses were closed, apparently for reconstruction, but it's hard not to wonder if they will ever open again, given the state of the country's finances. Three houses were open, one with a guide who had learnt her words thoroughly and could...More

1  Thank solopensioner
Reviewed 30 June 2017

If you wish to see traditional village houses from all Georgian regions, it is the place for you! There is also experienced guides and bread making masterclasses.

Thank Aleksandrs Z
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We were expecting to see just some old houses but most houses had a staff member in it to explain in details the history and layout of the houses (and they were all capable of doing so in three languages). Some even acted out a...More

Thank thelonious22
Reviewed 29 May 2017

While it's a bit far out from the city center, the Open Air Museum is well worth the trek. The entrance fee is minimal and you learn a lot about Georgian culture and history. Many of the ethnographic homes have a staff guide on hand...More

Thank twinklepinkle
Reviewed 7 May 2017

This is a great way to spend a day - especially if you are with kids. The houses have been brought there from various parts of Georgia. The guides can tell you everything about the history and architecture of the various regions. You will enjoy...More

Thank Bunnito
Reviewed 3 May 2017 via mobile

This really shows Georgian history and culture. Really love the houses and the history of wine making in Georgia. Also they have multillingual guides to explain you everything. Must visit.

Thank Mark Josep P
Reviewed 27 April 2017

You can find Open Air Museum probably in every country and I have already been in some of them. That’s why I have something in mind to compare with…and Open Air Museum in Tbilisi is nothing special really. It is not prepared for visits especially...More

1  Thank Kolrina
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Rayane S
17 June 2017|
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Response from Kcmenon | Reviewed this property |
Hello Rayane, U can get local taxi from tbilisi to the museum. After the museum up the hill is the turtle lake(worth a watch). I suggest you to take a taxi. The on the climatic condition you can walk down the hill. I visited... More