Folk Heritage Museum

Folk Heritage Museum or Phelchey Toenkhyim Museum is housed in a 19th century three-storey traditional rammed mud and timber house in Kawangjangsa, Thimphu. It aims to exhibit the life and living styles of upper middle class Bhutanese family of that time. There are households equipments, tools on display, Seasonal vegetable garden, a hot stone bath, a watermill etc can be seen in the premise.

This house has been turned into a replica of a traditional farm house as it would have been equipped about a century ago. A tour of this almost-living museum will give you a glimpse into the way most Bhutanese lived then, and how many rural people still live today.