Ethnographic Museum in Rzeszow

Rzeszów

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Ethnographic Museum in Rzeszow

The Franciszek Kotula Ethnographic Museum - Branch of the Regional Museum in Rzeszow documents all the manifestati ons of life of the old inhabitants of the countryside. The Museum collecti on contains not only agricultural tools and household items, but also women’s and men’s outfi ts worn by Lesioki, Rzeszowiacy and Pogorzanie. Here are numerous exhibits representi ng the former inhabitants of the village. Museum collecti on is enriched with source documents and ritual att ributes. Also, the collecti on of folk instruments, oft en made by country musicians themselves, is of great historical value. The archives of the history of folk culture consti tutes an integral part of the Museum.

Do & See

The close proximity to the Carpathian mountain range grants a rare beauty to the area, and there are many outdoor activities to explore. But you cannot neglect the charming Old Town and the vibrancy of this city. Admire historical landmarks, like the Lubomirski Palace, the two synagogues and the stunning market square, or visit some of the city's fine museums.