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Artziniega


Artziniega Ethnographic Museum


Contact details

Calle Arteko Aldapa 12
01474  Artziniega, Álava - Araba  (Basque Country)
artziniegamuseoa@euskalnet.net
www.artziniegamuseoa.org
Tel.:+34 945396210

Location

Autonomous region:
Basque Country

Province/Island:
Álava - Araba

Araba-Álava

Reservations



Description

A magnificent collection of traditional tools

Situated next to the Nuestra Señora de la Encina Sanctuary, the Ethnography Museum has an important collection of instruments used in the traditional trades of the region.

Inaugurated in 1984, the utensils on display at the museum relate to traditional jobs and trades that were once common in the Álava region. The permanent exhibition comprises 750 pieces that show the tools and utensils used in trades such as blacksmithery, carpentry, masonry, lacemaking, sewing, espadrille-making and ceramics, amongst others.

Designation:
Municipal museum

Artistic period:
Costumbrista

Content:
Ethnology


Practical information

Schedule

From Tuesday to Saturday
From 11:00 to 14:00
From 16:30 to 19:30


Public holidays and Sunday
From 11:00 to 14:00
Closing days: Monday

Closed: 1 January and 25 December.


Prices

General: €4
Reduced: €3
Children: €2

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