Skanzen – The handicraft village museum

our offers

To discover the Transylvania region, the  tradition, life and history of the locals, we recommend the following programs:

  • weaving workshop;
  • workshop of embroidery;
  • woodcarving;
  • manufacturing baskets.

In addition to these programs, we invite you to participate in many other workshops and folk crafts programs. For school groups, we are able to offer a specific programme corresponding to their needs.

We offer you tourist guides, who can present to you Skanzen, the handicrafts village.  Our employees have received special training in order to provide all the necessary and interesting information for you.

Belonging to the organization, in the Basa Inn you may enjoy the traditional Transylvanian cuisine, according to traditional recipes.

If your curiosity has not been satisfied by the numerous programs that  Skanzen offers, you have the opportunity to participate in programs organized by Basa Inn: you can discover how to make bread, you have the possibility to visit the surrounding forests with carriage or sleigh, or to take part in the tour of Harghita County.


  • In season (15 June-15 September): Skanzen Village is open from 9: 00 am-18: 00 pm
  • Off season: schedules at phone number: +40-749/427 219 or e-mail


  • Adults: 5 RON
  • Students: 4 RON
  • Kids: 3 RON

In case of groups, every 21st ticket is free.