About 30 min drive from the Batumi center, Ethnographic Museum "Borjgalo" is owned by Georgian artist Mr. Kemal Turmanidze, a prominent master of a special wood carving techniques who devoted 30 years of his life to create this intimate and heartwarming museum. South-West Georgia is distinguished for its agriculture, folkloric and artistic history; The study of the local ancient traditions encouraged Mr. Kemal Turmanidze to create this crafts museum that is set on 3000 sq. meter yard with relevant infrastructure, green landscape and pedestrian paths. The artifacts tell the story of Adjarian village lifestyle during the past century, mostly through the models of residential and agricultural constructions and wooden items. Every exhibit has its own history behind it, told by competent guide revealing compelling details about Georgian people, culture, traditions and customs.
City area/address: Mikheil Sharashidze st. #14, kakhaberi settlement, On Khelvachauri road, Batumi 6000, Georgia
Working hours: Tuesday - Sunday 10:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Ticket price: Adults 10 Gel