Ethnographic museums

Discovering the rural life of the past and the traditions of the mountain.

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Ethnographic museum "Un tempo, la veillà nella stalla"

Museums  -  Antey-Saint-André

The museum gives the possibility to discover the way of life in ancient times, when human being used to share the same room with animals, in order to warm naturally the place in which he lived.


Chestnut Ecomuseum

Museums  -  Bard

In the ancient times the chestnut was a base component of the peasant diet, especially in mid mountain villages. Throughout the mountain community, chestnut cultivation has been very important.

Hemp Ecomuseum

Museums  -  Champorcher

The museum is situated inside an ancient building in the centre of the village of Chardonney, near to the “Lo Dzeut” cooperative.
The main object of restoration is a stable, a historical buildin…

Maison de Cogne Gérard-Dayné Ethnographic Museum

Museums  -  Cogne

Maison Gérard Dayné is one of the best examples of Aosta Valley traditional architecture.
This particularly complex structure has been carefully restored. You can see the “cor”, the interna…


Ecomuseum "The local dairy at Treby"

Museums  -  Donnas

The act establishing a local dairy at Treby dates back to the 25th July 1897.
Five years later, on the 21st May 1902, the dairy bought the buildings of the Brotherhood of the Holy Ghost, where i…


Mid Mountain Ecomuseum

Museums  -  Fontainemore

The mid mountain ecomuseum is in Pra dou Sas, close to the entrance to the Mont Mars Natural Reserve. It is a beautiful mid-mountain village, whose buildings are used partly as a living museum….


Walser Ecomuseum

Museums  -  Gressoney-La-Trinité

The Ecomuseum is made up of three buildings that lead visitors on a voyage of discovery through the Walser culture:

Country House – Puròhus
Typical house from the 18th century, with th…


Local History Museum Maison Bruil - Maison de l'alimentation

Museums  -  Introd

The museum

Maison Bruil, located in the hamlet Ville Dessus of Introd is one of the best examples of rural Gran Paradiso architecture.
It is an ancient rural house with several concentrate…

"La Maison des Anciens Remèdes" - centre for the use of traditional herbal remedies

Museums  -  Jovençan

La Maison des Anciens Remèdes has been set up in an old rural house built in the late 17th Century and used as a hay barn in the parish of Jovençan until the early 1950s. This building represents…

''L'Homme et la Pente'' ethnographic museum

Museums  -  La Salle

The “L’Homme et la Pente” ethnographic museum is the heart of the valorisation project of the rural heritage of La Salle.
The museum holds equipment used in agriculture and family life…


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