Category: Cultural Heritage
Region: Saxon Land
Ethnic Groups: Romanian
Only 4 km from Sibiu, at Dumbrava Sibiului we find the ASTRA Museum (ASTRA comes from the words of Transylvanian Association for Romanian Literature and Culture of the Romanian People). Opened in 1963, covers an area of 96 hectares out of which the exhibition occupies 42 hectares. Presents Romanian traditional folk buildings, wooden churches, mills but also hosts folk art events throughout the year.
Access: from Sibiu we head towards Dumbrava Sibiului on road nr. 106A or 106R. The museum is next to the zoo.