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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Notification of Office timing - Winter season
This is to inform the public that the winter timing (9:00 am to 4:00 pm) will commence from 1st November 2018 till 28th of February 2019 at Folk Heritage.. » Read More
Nov 13, 2018
Notification
 The Folk Heritage Museum will remain  closed on 18th and 19th october 2018 for election day and Dassian.. » Read More
Oct 17, 2018
Bhutan Week in India, 23rd- 30th September 2018
Folk Heritage Museum had to showcase the unique culture of Bhutan in New Delhi to celebrate 50 years of diplomatic relations between Bhutan and India . http://www.mfa.gov.bt/rbedelhi/?p=855 .. » Read More
Oct 05, 2018
Commemorative Banknotes and Silver Coins are now available for sale at the Museum souvenir shop
                  1. Commemorative banknote album (100 Ngultrum denomination) of the Royal Wedding of His Majesty the King Jigme Khesar Namgyel Wangchuck and Her Majesty the Queen Ashi.. » Read More
Oct 05, 2018
Folk Heritage Museum has officially launched its first ever souvenir shop on 1st August, 2018.
  The Museum Souvenir Shop is located at the Folk Heritage Museum premises and is now open to the public. Objectives of the Museum Exhibition Center The center besides showcasing the products is intended to promote the traditional.. » Read More
Aug 08, 2018
Performance of Lolay on the eve of Winter solstice 2nd &3rd January 2018
 Lolay is a special occasion celebrated by the people of Sha Wang Pasum during the eve of the winter solstice of the Lunar Calendar.This is a season when the farmers have their granaries filled up to brim with annual harvest and their.. » Read More
Jul 11, 2018
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 of  September 2017, created through the project “Weaving Strands of Knowledge:.. » 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 Knowledge Connecting Culture and Science to Climate Change" to collect stories of impact of.. » Read More
Nov 23, 2017
Cultural Exchange & Climate Stories Collecting Aspects of the Program
Museum Connect project team of Bhutan & USA  travel to Tsirang from 29th of May to 4th of June, 2017 to collect stories about climate as a part of a collaborative research project. Ten international Students and Professors from.. » Read More
Nov 23, 2017
Museum Connect Project 'Weaving Strand of Knowledge Connecting Culture and Science to Climate Change
 The First International collaborative Climate Education Project title "Weaving Strand of Knowledge Connecting Culture and Science to Climate Change" a partnership between the Montshire Museum of Science in USA, the Folk.. » Read More
Nov 23, 2017
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