Museum of Liptov Village in Pribylina

Múzeum liptovskej dediny v Pribyline
Contact: Dr Iveta Zuskinová (f) Director
032 42 Pribylina, Slovakia
421 (0) 44 529 3163, 421 (0) 44 522 2485
421 (0) 44 430 3532
1 Jan.-30 April: 9am-4pm Mon-Sun 1 May-30 Jun: 9am-5.30pm Mon-Sun; 1 July-31 Aug.: 9am-7.30pm Mon-Sun; 1 Sep.-30 Sep.: Mon-Sun; 1 Oct.-31 Oct.: 9am-5pm Mon-Sun; 1 Nov.-31 Dec.: 9am-4pm Mon-Sun

Liptov Village Museum in Pribylina is the youngest open-air museum in Slovakia, available since 1991. It's establishment is related to the construction of water reservoir of Liptovská Mara, in order to protect the most valuable movable and immovable estates. Liptov Village Museum exhibition documents the housing and the way of life of Liptov's population with different social backgrounds in the past. Besides wooden folk architecture also medieval stone buildings, an early Gothic church and a Gothic-Renaissance style mansion are present. There is also a static exhibit of forestry railway in the museum.