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Roma and Sinti are the largest national minority in Europe. The estimates of their numbers vary from 1 to 20 million. They don't have their own country but live in a diaspora all over Europe and beyond. This page aims at collecting pointers to places where Roma can be met and their culture can be experienced.
  
Roma and Sinti are the largest national minority in Europe. The numbers given vary from 1 to 20 million. They don't have their own country but live in diaspora all over Europe. This page aims at collecting pointers to places where Roma can be met and their culture can be esxperienced.
 
 
==Regions==
 
==Regions==
All over Europe, mainly on the Balkans, in the south of Spain and South of France.  
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All over Europe, mainly in the Balkans, in the south of Spain and South of France.  
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==Countries==
  
==Places==
 
 
===Bulgaria===
 
===Bulgaria===
[[Stolipinovo]] ([[Plovdiv]])
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[[Stolipinovo]] district of [[Plovdiv]]
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===France===
 
===France===
 
[[Saintes Maries de la Mer]] ([[Provence]])
 
[[Saintes Maries de la Mer]] ([[Provence]])
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===Macedonia===
 
===Macedonia===
 
[[Skopje/Šuto Orizari]]
 
[[Skopje/Šuto Orizari]]
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===Spain===
 
===Spain===
 
[[Granada (Spain)|Granada]], [[Jerez]], [[Sevilla]]
 
[[Granada (Spain)|Granada]], [[Jerez]], [[Sevilla]]
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==Background==
 
==Background==
  
==Language==
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===Language===
 
Romanes (Romane, Romani), Kale
 
Romanes (Romane, Romani), Kale
  
 
==See==
 
==See==
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===Austria===
 
===Austria===
[http://www.kv-roma.at/ Dokumentations und Informationszentrum des Kulturvereins Österreichischer Roma], 1190 [[Wien]], Devrientgasse 1
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*[http://www.kv-roma.at/ Dokumentations und Informationszentrum des Kulturvereins Österreichischer Roma], 1190 [[Wien]], Devrientgasse 1
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===Czech Republic===
 
===Czech Republic===
*[http://www.rommuz.cz/ Museum of Roma Culture], [[Brno]]
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* <see name="Museum of Roma Culture" alt="Muzeum romské kultury" address="Bratislavská 67, 602 00 [[Brno]]" directions="" phone="+420 545 571 798" tollfree="" email="" fax="" url="http://www.rommuz.cz/" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></see>
  
Muzeum romské kultury,
 
Bratislavská 67,
 
602 00 Brno,
 
Tel:+420 545 571 798,
 
Mobil:+420 608 972 782
 
 
===Germany===
 
===Germany===
*[http://www.sintiundroma.de Dokumentations- und Kulturzentrum Deutscher Sinti und Roma]
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* <see name="German Documentation and Culture Centre for Sinti and Roma " alt="Dokumentations- und Kulturzentrum Deutscher Sinti und Roma" address="Bremeneckgasse 2, D-69117 [[Heidelberg]]" directions="" phone="+49 6221-981102" tollfree="" email="dialog@sintiundroma.de" fax="+49 6221-981177" url="http://www.sintiundroma.de" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></see>
Bremeneckgasse 2
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* <see name="Museum for Roma and Sinti" alt="Museum für Roma und Sinti" address="" directions="[[Sachsenhausen]]" phone="" tollfree="" email="" fax="" url="http://www.scrapbookpages.com/sachsenhausen/MemorialSite/GypsyMuseum.html" hours="" price="" lat="" long=""></see>
69117 [[Heidelberg]]
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Telefon: (0049)-(0)6221-981102
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Telefax: (0049)-(0)6221-981177
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E-Mail: dialog@sintiundroma.de
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*[http://www.scrapbookpages.com/sachsenhausen/MemorialSite/GypsyMuseum.html Museum für Roma und Sinti] in [[Sachsenhausen]]
 
 
===Hungary===
 
===Hungary===
 
Budapest Gypsy Museum about the history of the Roma (Gypsy) people in Hungary
 
Budapest Gypsy Museum about the history of the Roma (Gypsy) people in Hungary
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===Poland===
 
===Poland===
*[http://www.auschwitz.org.pl/new/index.php?tryb=stale&language=DE&id=360 Gedenkstätte und Museum] [[Auschwitz-Birkenau]]
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Like Jews, communists and homosexuals, they were targeted for extermination by the Nazis and millions perished.
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*[http://www.auschwitz.org.pl/new/index.php?tryb=stale&language=DE&id=360 Gedenkstätte und Museum] in [[Auschwitz-Birkenau]]
 
*[http://www.muzeum.tarnow.pl/cyganie/przew_jang.html Ethnographic Museum] of [[Tarnow]]
 
*[http://www.muzeum.tarnow.pl/cyganie/przew_jang.html Ethnographic Museum] of [[Tarnow]]
  
 
===Spain===
 
===Spain===
[http://www.flamencomuseum.com/ museo del baile flamenco] [[Sevilla]]
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*[http://www.flamencomuseum.com/ museo del baile flamenco] in [[Sevilla]]
===UK===
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[http://www.boswell-romany-museum.com The Gordon Boswell Romany Museum]
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[[Spalding]], [[Lincolnshire]]
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===UK===
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* <see name="The Gordon Boswell Romany Museum" alt="" address="Clay Lake, [[Spalding]], [[Lincolnshire|Lincs]] PE12&nbsp;6BL" directions="" phone="+44 1775 710599" tollfree="" email="" fax="" url="http://www.boswell-romany-museum.com" hours=" late Mar- end Oct, F-Su and Bank Holidays" price="" lat="" long="">Traditional Romany horse-drawn Vardos (caravans), carts and harness. Large lecture room for slide-shows and talks on the Romany way of life. Collection of Romany photographs and sketches covering the last 150 years. Fortune-telling tent and a collection of cooking utensils used on the open fire. </see>
  
 
==Do==
 
==Do==
*Romani language course:
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*Romani language course: [http://www.rommuz.cz/ Museum of Roma Culture], [[Brünn]]
[http://www.rommuz.cz/ Museum of Roma Culture], [[Brünn]]
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[http://www.ambrela.org AMBRELA Roma Education and Integration Center], [[Skopje/Šuto Orizari]]  
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[http://www.ambrela.org AMBRELA Roma Education and Integration Centre], [[Skopje/Šuto Orizari]]  
  
[http://www.galbeno.co.yu/musicschool/m-index.html Amala Summer School], [[Valjevo]], [[Serbien]]
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[http://www.galbeno.co.yu/musicschool/m-index.html Amala Summer School], [[Valjevo]], [[Serbia]]
  
*Roma dance course:
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*Roma dance course: [http://www.ambrela.org AMBRELA Roma Education and Integration Center], [[Skopje/Šuto Orizari]], [[Macedonia]]  
[http://www.ambrela.org AMBRELA Roma Education and Integration Center], [[Skopje/Šuto Orizari]], [[Mazedonien]]  
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[http://www.galbeno.co.yu/musicschool/m-index.html Amala Summer School], [[Valjevo]], [[Serbien]]
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[http://www.galbeno.co.yu/musicschool/m-index.html Amala Summer School], [[Valjevo]], [[Serbia]]
  
 
==Celebrations==
 
==Celebrations==
*14th January: [http://romani.uni-graz.at/rombase/cgi-bin/art.cgi?src=data/ethn/celeb/vasilica.de.xml Vasilica] (New Year) Balkans
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*14 January: [http://romani.uni-graz.at/rombase/cgi-bin/art.cgi?src=data/ethn/celeb/vasilica.de.xml Vasilica] (New Year) Balkans
*8th April: International Roma Day
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*8 April: International Roma Day
*6th Mai: [http://romani.uni-graz.at/rombase/cgi-bin/art.cgi?src=data/ethn/celeb/george.en.xml Djurdjev dan/Herdelezi] (Spring festival) Balkans
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*6 May: [http://romani.uni-graz.at/rombase/cgi-bin/art.cgi?src=data/ethn/celeb/george.en.xml Djurdjev dan/Herdelezi] (Spring festival) Balkans
*24. und 25. Mai: [http://www.camargue.fr/pages/pelrina.html Pilgrimage toSaintes Maries de la Mer] ([[France]])
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*24 and 25 May: [http://www.camargue.fr/pages/pelrina.html Pilgrimage to Saintes Maries de la Mer] ([[France]])
* June: Roma Summer Festival in [[Tarnow]], [[Poland]]
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*June: Roma Summer Festival in [[Tarnow]], [[Poland]]
  
 
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Roma (people) live mainly in Europe.

Roma and Sinti are the largest national minority in Europe. The estimates of their numbers vary from 1 to 20 million. They don't have their own country but live in a diaspora all over Europe and beyond. This page aims at collecting pointers to places where Roma can be met and their culture can be experienced.

Contents

Regions

All over Europe, mainly in the Balkans, in the south of Spain and South of France.

Countries

Bulgaria

Stolipinovo district of Plovdiv

France

Saintes Maries de la Mer (Provence)

Macedonia

Skopje/Šuto Orizari

Spain

Granada, Jerez, Sevilla

Background

Language

Romanes (Romane, Romani), Kale

See

Austria

Czech Republic

  • Museum of Roma Culture (Muzeum romské kultury), Bratislavská 67, 602 00 [[Brno]], +420 545 571 798, [1].

Germany

  • German Documentation and Culture Centre for Sinti and Roma (Dokumentations- und Kulturzentrum Deutscher Sinti und Roma), Bremeneckgasse 2, D-69117 [[Heidelberg]], +49 6221-981102 (, fax: +49 6221-981177), [2].
  • Museum for Roma and Sinti (Museum für Roma und Sinti), ([[Sachsenhausen]]), [3].

Hungary

Budapest Gypsy Museum about the history of the Roma (Gypsy) people in Hungary

Poland

Like Jews, communists and homosexuals, they were targeted for extermination by the Nazis and millions perished.

Spain

UK

  • The Gordon Boswell Romany Museum, Clay Lake, [[Spalding]], [[Lincolnshire|Lincs]] PE12 6BL, +44 1775 710599, [4]. late Mar- end Oct, F-Su and Bank Holidays. Traditional Romany horse-drawn Vardos (caravans), carts and harness. Large lecture room for slide-shows and talks on the Romany way of life. Collection of Romany photographs and sketches covering the last 150 years. Fortune-telling tent and a collection of cooking utensils used on the open fire.

Do

AMBRELA Roma Education and Integration Centre, Skopje/Šuto Orizari

Amala Summer School, Valjevo, Serbia

Amala Summer School, Valjevo, Serbia

Celebrations

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