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One of the best fruit museums in the world

A most excellent museum full of plastic models of fruit. Apples, Pairs, Kaki, Potatoes (ok they are... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2018
London, United Kingdom
a niche museum. unexpected and interesting

a very specialized museum. specialized because of displayed item (fruits models, describing... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2017
Leini, Italy
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10 Jan 2018
“One of the best fruit museums in the world”
28 Aug 2017
“a niche museum. unexpected and interesting”
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Reviewed 11 January 2018

A most excellent museum full of plastic models of fruit. Apples, Pairs, Kaki, Potatoes (ok they are not fruit). I was a bit disappointed at the lack of tomatoes, and was also surprised to find that there was no homage to Graham Norton. Would thoroughly...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

a very specialized museum. specialized because of displayed item (fruits models, describing varieties and fruit sicknesses and tratments) specialized because of time of collection creation (XIX century), that gives to the museum an aura like "museum of museums", together with the nearby "anatomy museum" because...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 11 February 2017

That was the main finding of visiting this museum, residing in the same building as Museo di antropologia criminale di Cesare Lombroso. The displays are not so educative, definitely not interactive, and focusing mainly of fruits of central European climate region. Dozens of sorts of...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Zuzana M
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Visited the museum on a Wednesday (Free entry day) The museum itself was very small and lacked information. The map given on entrance was the only thing written in English! All signs and the video were in Italian... Didn't learn anything only saw lots of...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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Reviewed 18 August 2013

This museum depicts human selection on fruit plants. It has a tremendous collection of molded fruits (eg hundreds of different apples, pears,...) and also of their natural diseases. To be combined with the visit of the criminal anthropology museum (same floor) and the anatomy museum...More

Date of experience: August 2013
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