We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Museum of Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena - Spilamberto

Closed Now: 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Open today: 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
Review Highlights
Fascinating museum

We were looking for a museum of balsamic vinegar in the centre of Modena and were advised to come... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2018
Jacqui E
Midhurst, United Kingdom
Hidden gem

We only got here because museum of ham and museum of cheese were closed. We were SO LUCKY. Best... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
Marcin B
Krakow, Poland
Read all 73 reviews
All photos (97)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent67%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
Closed Now
Hours Today: 10:30 AM - 5:30 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Via Francesco Roncati 28 | Villa comunale Fabriani, 41057 Spilamberto, Italy
+39 059 781614
Improve This Listing
Reviews (73)
Filter reviews
17 results
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews guided tour traditional balsamic vinegar short video in advance museum tasting history taste end italian details equipment stuff rooms attic woods film
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 17 reviews
Reviewed 25 October 2018

We were looking for a museum of balsamic vinegar in the centre of Modena and were advised to come out to Spilamberto to visit the Museum of Traditional Balsamic Vinegar. Previously, we were only aware of the balsamic that you can obtain in supermarkets back...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jacqui E
Reviewed 24 September 2018

We only got here because museum of ham and museum of cheese were closed. We were SO LUCKY. Best guided tour of the tip, 5 euro, with tasting of perfectly made vinegar. No idea it was so well documented and done, it was an eye...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Marcin B
Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We popped round to this museum in between Lambo and Panini visits. We should have planned so that we could have a guided tour. The museum was good, started with a short video explaining how the good stuff supposed to be made. Without a tour...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Moo_Cha_Cha_888
Reviewed 4 November 2017 via mobile

Loving black gold. I was thrilled to learn the process and history. Christine did a fabulous tour. The tasting was incredible! I have gained a better appreciation of traditional gold seal balsamic vinegar

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Steve L
Reviewed 10 October 2017

Here you can really learn how the REAL traditional balsamic vinegar is made, not the cheap commercial stuff you find around! Nice short presentation video in English, great displays of barrels and woods. Make sure you take the tour with tasting so you get to...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Sangi64
Reviewed 30 September 2017

We viewed a translated video describing the development of balsamic vinegar. The film provided some interesting information but lacked details of interest to me. We also visited several rooms with artifacts. Our self guided tour was fine, but one really needs a guide to explain...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank physicsgeek
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We visited this wonderful little museum of Balsamic Vinegar and got a real insight into the production the history and the status of this iconic Modena region product. The museum was very detailed with descriptions in English and a multi lingual video to watch Then...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Traveller1963
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Who would have thought a museum about balsamic vinegar would be so interesting? Even though this may appear as a rather small place, the museum is packed with information which is displayed in a very interesting way. Understanding the process behind the making of the...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank zararock
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Why is balsamic vingear so costly? Why being so crazy to buy so expensive vinegars when there are far less expensive imitations? Go and visit the museum so that the next time your gourmet friends fill your head with cuisine, masterchefs, hawaian pink salt and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Susanna D
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

After 2 1/2 weeks of visiting churches and museums and walking miles each day, we enjoyed our drive to Spilamberto. We tried to make reservations on Monday for a Tuesday English-language tour, but they were closed on Monday. Regardless, the wonderful young woman said she...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Torte_Sue
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 2 nearby hotels
Hotel San Pellegrino
24 reviews
1.03 km away
Albergo da Ca' Vecia
6 reviews
1.14 km away
Hotel La Cartiera
523 reviews
3.68 km away
Real Fini Baia Del Re
555 reviews
5.58 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 33 nearby restaurants
Gelato | Spilamberto
106 reviews
.12 km away
Villa Alle Grazie
149 reviews
.34 km away
Ristorante San Pellegrino
250 reviews
1.05 km away
Osteria Degli Obici
371 reviews
.28 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 11 nearby attractions
Il Torrione
32 reviews
.14 km away
17 reviews
.70 km away
Piscina Barracuda
28 reviews
.74 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Museum of Traditional Balsamic Vinegar of Modena - Spilamberto staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines