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The Communist Consumers Museum is designed as a typical Romanian apartment from that era, with a living room, children's room, kitchen and hallways. It displays on shelves, in closets and drawers most of everything that Romanians could buy before...more
Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Strada arhitect Szekely Laszlo nr. 1, Timisoara 300191, Romania
If you are hesitating between to visit a museum or hangout in a bar, this is the best option!
Coming into an old communism house and find a bar is a cool idea. The rooms,decoretion and environment make you feel like in these times and...More
It is the best place in this world to re-live your childhood and to bond with your friends upon how many things you had in common, without even knowing. It can feel like a treasure hunt on re-connecting with the people that you know.
This museum is a reconstruction of a typical Romanian apartment from the communist era. If you've lived under communism, you'll love this, because it's jam packed with trinkets you're familiar with. If you haven't lived under communism, you'll probably be curious to see what a...More
The museum lets us explore in its basement the typical romanian home during Comunism. The display centers on several roms each exhibits other facet a kitchen. A salon and a kids room.
I loved it would recommend visiting
First thing first: this is not a proper museum; it's just a collection of regular household objects from 30 years ago. For those trying to get a picture of how it was back in the day, there are too many items in one place to...More
If you can, go to this museum with a local person, such as Timisoara City Tours, so they can explain the significance of the items in this collection. Extremely telling of the rough times that the Romanians had under Ceausescu.
There is no fee to...More
A lot of so called "old pieces" from the old era of socialism. A kitch. First: the title is wrong: the "consumers" were not "communist". They were ordinary, simple people in a very poor country from the third world. A lot of materials are fantasy...More