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Small, Private Museum Illustrating Farming Life

We were looking for something to do in this very small town after visiting Villa Casale and read... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2016
RichardinOhio
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Williamsburg, Virginia
Very interesting despite its small size

This tiny museum is packed with interesting mineral samples, photos of the local mining history and... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2016
Helene Christin... P
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Truro, United Kingdom
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20 Jun 2016
“Small, Private Museum Illustrating Farming Life”
25 May 2016
“Very interesting despite its small size”
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Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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via Garibaldi, 94015 Piazza Armerina, Sicily, Italy
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+39 388 346 6180
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Reviewed 20 June 2016

We were looking for something to do in this very small town after visiting Villa Casale and read about this small museum. It was created by a school teacher who is now retired, as a way to display his collection of household goods and domestic...More

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Reviewed 25 May 2016

This tiny museum is packed with interesting mineral samples, photos of the local mining history and a selection of historic tools. The volunteers that run it are happy to tell you about the exhibits and it is all free.

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Reviewed 12 February 2016

This small museum is dedicated to the suphur mineries of Grottacalda that used to be an important economy pillar and working place for many people in Piazza Armerina. The museum contains labour objects, photos and reconstructions that tell the story of the work, as well...More

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