It is set in one of the oldest buildings of the city, which was built in the mid-19th century. This building has been declared a cultural monument. The museum is very pleasing to visitors and reflects the special features of Vlora’s district tradition. Among them, they include the best traditions of material culture, worked by residents of the Vlora district, where they distinguish them from metal, wood, clothing and embroidery, fishing. In the building where the Ethnographic Museum was located, in 1908 was created the patriotic club “Labëria” with honorary president Ismail Qemal Vlora. Also, in 1909, the first Albanian-language school for the city’s widows, headed by patriot Marigo Posio, was born here.