Museum Gherdeina, Ortisei

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The Gherdëina Local Heritage Museum was opened in the Cësa di Ladins in Urtijëi, in northernmost Italy, in 1960. The building is the seat of the Union di Ladins de Gherdëina a cultural organisation for the keeping of the Ladin language and heritage in Val Gherdëina. In addition to the museum, the building hosts a library specialized in Ladin language and culture.

The collections of the Gherdëina Museum enable the visitor to gain an informative insight into the cultural and natural world of Val Gherdëina. The collections are distributed over two floors and cover the following themes: wood carving art of the last three centuries, old locally produced wooden toys, a collection of paintings by local artists, the local archaeology, the region's fossils, minerals and the local flora and fauna.

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  • We enjoyed t his compact but loaded 3 story museum in the town center. Artifcts of the human habitation of this area over the millinea, fossil exhibits of the geologic history, costumes of the recent....  more
    We enjoyed t his compact but loaded 3 story museum in the town center. Artifcts of the human habitation of this area over the millinea, fossil exhibits of the geologic history, costumes of the recent....  more »
  • My husband and I visited this museum on a rainy day....as did many other would be hikers escaping the rain. It was divided into some history and a lot of geology. I’m a history lover , while my... 
    My husband and I visited this museum on a rainy day....as did many other would be hikers escaping the rain. It was divided into some history and a lot of geology. I’m a history lover , while my...  more »
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  • Small, 8 euros is hugely overrated, considering what is shown and the museum size I would find appropriate 3 euros no more
  • Great place to learn about Ladin culture

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