Musee de Guellala, Djerba Island

#2 of 42 in Museums in Tunisia
Must see · Specialty Museum · History Museum
Musee de Guellala remains dedicated to the folk art and traditions of Djerba's inhabitants. See traditional clothing and learn about Djerban wedding ceremonies and circumcision rituals, during which the displayed costumes are usually worn. The museum also contains a large collection of pottery. Pay a visit to the gift shop to pick up a small, handcrafted memento of your time on the island. Plan your visit to Musee de Guellala and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Djerba Island trip planner.
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  • Two things: 1 - This is an all-in-one museum on Tunisian traditions, culture and art. Even for those who have lived for a while in Tunisia will learn quite a lot. Especially on mariage rituals and...  more »
  • Another museum with model dummies showing the life and culture of the island. Some of the exhibitions are showing signs of wear, especially the camel in the olive oil pressing area . Well laid out...  more »
  • Easy and quick to walk through. Good to get a glance at Djerba traditions (very focused on wedding). It was fun and instructing to read some rational behind those traditions. Very clean. I recommend. You have got a decent outdoor view from there.
  • Amazing place to visit, so well kept, I had the pleasure to visit this museum and Learn the Tunisian culture, I will definitely recommend it, well worth the visit, the entrance is so cheap and if you hire a taxi, the driver will wait for you at a minimal cost. BIG 5 stars

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