The Pazin castle is the home to the Ethnographic Museum of Istria. Traditional costumes, textiles, farming implements, fishing equipment, musical instruments, and household items are displayed. Also located at the castle is the Civic Museum with archeological objects, a bell collection, weapons and other miscellaneous items.
Istria (Croatian, Slovene: Istra; Italian: Istria; Istriot: Eîstria), formerly Histria (Latin), is the largest peninsula in the Adriatic Sea. The peninsula is located at the head of the Adriatic between the Gulf of Trieste and the Bay of Kvarner. It is shared by three countries: Croatia, Slovenia and Italy.