The Village Museum, lying in a specific romanian setting, on the Herastrau lake shore in Bucharest, is one of the biggest and the oldest  outdoors museum in Europe. Its exibits - genuinemonuments including houses, pens, churches, water and wind mills, cloth mills, of great historic and artistic value - acquaint the visitors in two hours with the specific of the Romanian village. The objects inside the households - carpets, pottery, rugs, icons, furniture - point to the originality of the folk creation, the sensibility and care for the beauty of the rural people.