Mõniste Muuseum, Kuutsi küla, Rõuge vald, Võru maakond
The Mõniste Museum is the oldest open-air museum in Estonia; here you can light a fire in a Stone Age tepee or practice archery, slinging or lassoing. You can also learn how to make bone and earthenware objects, weave fishing nets and fabric, grind grain or bake a loaf of Stone Age bread. The threshing barn dating back to Czarist times features the interior of the 19th century building, tools, household utensils and clothing. The farmhouse from the times of the first Republic of Estonia exhibits the tools that blacksmiths used, horse necessaries, handicraft tools, national costumes, folk music instruments, etc. You can also try what farm works felt like at that time.
Is open every day: 10:00 - 17:00
Monday–friday: 10:00 - 14:00
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Drive from Võru along the Valga highway for about 45 km until you reach the village of Mõniste; then drive another 5 km to the village of Kuutsi, pass the village centre and on the right side of the road you will find the Mõniste Museum.