Karilatsi Open Air Museum

Karilatsi Open Air Museum is a unique open air museum in Southern Estonia which provides an overview of the life of Vana-Võromaa County about 100 years ago.
On the 5-hectare territory of the museum, you can experience moments from the school life and farm work of that time and get to know everyday simple tools. Workshops and lessons on traditions and customs: smoke sauna customs, Võromaa wedding customs, celebrations, folk calendar year, and many other experience programmes (e.g. court session in Võru language, old school lesson). You can see a school, a court, and an almshouse with their smaller buildings, a granary, a barn-dwelling, a cottar farm, and a Dutch windmill. Agricultural machinery and vehicles are also on display.

Ticket sales to the museum end one hour before closing.

Karilatsi Open Air Museum is a unique open air museum in Southern Estonia which provides an overview of the life of Vana-Võromaa County about 100 years ago.
On the 5-hectare territory of the museum, you can experience moments from the school life

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  • Nice and cosy place

    Nice open air museum in more countryside area for those who are interested in life and things in the past. There is even a house around 100 years old with old things and stuff inside, a former...

  • Mycket att bese och en bra guide !

    För 15 år sedan besökte jag också detta museum och då hette det "Karilatsi Museum" och det ligger också fortfarande i byn Karilatsi. Museet har en stor yta där den stora vägen mellan Tartu och Vöru...

  • Vaba aeg

    Добрый день! Нам ОЧЕНЬ понравился музей. Особенно школа, умывальник уличный. А вообще- всё,всё,всё. Очень приятная сотрудница встречает при входе. Подсказывает, что где находится. Спасибо Вам за...


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