Folk architecture museum (Sanok)

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Folk architecture museum
19th century residential buildings
19th century residential buildings
place Sanok, Poland
open air museum
opening 1958
Number of visitors (annually) 100,000
Jerzy Ginalski

The Museum of Folk Architecture in Sanok (Muzeum Budownictwa Ludowego w Sanoku) is located in the Subcarpathian Voivodeship near the town of Sanok , under the Biała-Góra Mountain .

Pump system with drive belt

The open-air museum was built in 1958 and is one of the largest in Poland . It shows a few dozen original and reconstructed buildings from the mountainous areas of the Low Beskids , Doły Jasielsko-Sanockie (de. Sanoker Plain ) and the Polish part of the Bieszczady . The museum's ethnographic park shows the traditional way of life and work of the Polish - Ruthenian population of the Sub-Carpathian Mountains , as well as the Forest Germans , Lemken and Bojken . Farmhouses, granaries, windmills, farm buildings, an inn and a church in wood or log cabin construction can be visited. All buildings are furnished with the appropriate equipment and some have pets, so that rural life in the past can be understood.

Also part of the exhibition are equipment and machines for oil production in Galicia.

The museum in art

See also

Individual evidence

  1. "[...] from the Sanok Plain to Gorlice, Szymbark and Pilzno was colonized by Saxony and the people still call this area 'na Głuchoniemcach'." In: Geographical Lexicon of the Kingdom of Poland . Volume II, Warszawa, 1889 , p. 612.
  2. Hear the Silence - Trailer ; HEAR THE SILENCE (Official Trailer)

Web links

Commons : Museum of Folk Architecture in Sanok  - collection of pictures, videos and audio files

Coordinates: 49 ° 34 '54.1 "  N , 22 ° 13' 57.4"  E