Folk Heritage Museum

Folk Heritage Museum also known as Phelchey Toenkhyim was established on July 28th, 2001 with the initiative of the Queen Mother of Bhutan, Her Majesty Ashi Dorji Wangmo Wangchuck. Read More

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Welcome to the Folk Heritage Museum located in Kawajangsa, in the heart of the capital city, Thimphu.The Folk Heritage Museum is within the walking distance of the National Library of Bhutan and the National Institute for zorig choesum (13 Traditional Arts). The Folk Heritage Museum dedicates itself to connecting people with the rich Bhutanese Folk heritage and rural history through exhibits, demonstrations, educational programs and documentation of Bhutanese rural life. The Museum will strive to disseminate the rich cultural heritage across generations by preserving it in different forms.     

FHM News
Climate & Clutural Day Activities on 31st August to 8th of September, 2017...
  The Folk Heritage Museum had exhibited narratives of climate change Cutural Day Festival  at its premises from 31st August to 8th » read more
Nov 23, 2017
Museum Connect Project 'Weaving Strand of Knowledge Connecting Culture and Science to Climate Change ..
 The team from bhutan traveled to USA  to work on collaborative climate change education project title ''Weaving Strand of » read more
Nov 23, 2017
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FHM Announcements
Celebration of "Lolay" ..
  The  office  will be closed  Janaury  2nd & 3rd ,2018   for the Nyilo… read more
Dec 27, 2017
Live Demonstration..
In an effort to preserve and promote the unique tradition and culture heritage of our country, the Folk Heritage Museum… read more
Sep 08, 2016
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