Folk Heritage Museum
National Institute for Zorig Chusum
This institute, commonly known as 'the painting school', operates four- to six-year courses that provide instruction in Bhutan's 13...
The National Library was established in 1967 to preserve ancient Dzongkha and Tibetan texts. For tourists it's of interest mainly as a...
Royal Thimphu Golf Club
This delightful nine-hole course is beautifully situated above Trashi Chhoe Dzong. Resident Indian Brigadier General TV Jaganathan got...
Folk Heritage Museum Restaurant
The restaurant inside the Folk Heritage Museum serves good Bhutanese meals and has a delightful al fresco patio among the fruit trees.
Pedzoe Lam · interesting places nearby
Folk Heritage Museum information
This restored three-storey, rammed-earth and timber building replicates a traditional farmhouse and is furnished as it would have been about a century ago to provide an interesting glimpse into rural Bhutanese life. Details that jump out include the antique noodle press, the leopardskin bags and Brokpa yak-hair 'spider' hats. The restaurant here serves good Bhutanese meals.