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MUVIT Museo del Vino Torgiano Museum

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History of making wine through the ages

This museum has an extensive collection of tools, vessels, photos, drawings, etc.depicting vine... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2018
Floridian-on-the-go
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St. Petersburg, Florida
Must see when in Umbria

Georgia Lungarotti put Umbria’s wines on the map. This visionary and courageous man made the... read more

Reviewed 24 September 2018
GSPurcell
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Eugene, Oregon
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good26%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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“del vino”(4 reviews)
“wine making”(5 reviews)
“middle ages”(2 reviews)
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Certainly not just for its a collection of casks and bottles, the MUVIT Torgiano Wine Museum is an extraordinary time machine that guides the visitor along 5000 years of history of the civilization of wine, through archeological, artistic and...more
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c.so Vittorio Emanuele 31, 06089 Torgiano, Italy
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+39 075 988 0200
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed 8 February 2014

My visit to Torgiano was not accidental and the intention was to see the Museo Del Vino Torgiano. It was splendid. My visit was recent, today, February 8, 2014. Letizia was the gentle voiced office manager. She provided us with all the information needed for...More

2  Thank Ted E
fondazionelungarotti, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at MUVIT Museo del Vino Torgiano Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 19 February 2014

Dear Ted, thank you for your beautiful review about Wine Museum, Olive Oil Museum and Osteria; your words gratify our work and support our mission based on the divulgation of wine and olive oil culture. We are glad that you enjoyed the wine tasting in...More

Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed 5 May 2013

We find the museum easily enough: Torgiano has a total of three streets, each one block long. The outside of the Palazzo is in the process of being repaired, but the museum is open, even if the hours are odd: read their schedule on the...More

1  Thank Oliver S
Management response:Responded 6 June 2013

Dear Oliver, sorry for the delay in responding to you feedback. We regret that the Museum didn't meet your expectations. The opening times change in different periods of the year and we do our utmost to cover as many hours of the day as possible...More

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Reviewed 1 October 2018

This museum has an extensive collection of tools, vessels, photos, drawings, etc.depicting vine growing and wine making from the Middle Ages through today. The tour concludes with a glass of wine.

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Reviewed 24 September 2018 via mobile

Georgia Lungarotti put Umbria’s wines on the map. This visionary and courageous man made the investments to make his dream a reality. We had lunch at their store next to the museum. We greatly enjoyed a bottle of the 2007 San Giorgio. The staff were...More

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Reviewed 24 September 2018

Worth exploring. Learned a lot. Well designed. Beautiful design inside with lots of interesting facts and displays.

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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Didn't know what to expect and certainly did not expect to spend 3 hours there! But we did and we loved it! Beautifully set out with so many wonderful displays. Also great staff. We had a lovely time!

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fondazionelungarotti, Coordinatrice Fondazione Lungarotti at MUVIT Museo del Vino Torgiano Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 27 August 2018

Dear visitor, many thanks for your wonderful review about the Wine Museum itinerary and our staff. Best regards, Lucia Maria Tremonte

Reviewed 17 July 2018 via mobile

The museum has a nice collection of objects related to the history of wine. The reason however why this review gets five stars is the wonderful Osteria del Museo where you can taste a glass of wine (included in the museum ticket). (The Osteria opened...More

Thank Coen M
fondazionelungarotti, Coordinatrice Fondazione Lungarotti at MUVIT Museo del Vino Torgiano Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 30 July 2018

Dear visitor, many thanks for your nice review about the Wine Museum and The Osteria del Museo. We are very glad that you enjoyed the wine and food culture experience proposed through our itinerary and that you spent a great afternoon in Torgiano! We hope...More

Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Fantastic little museum. It has an amazing array of exhibits that span a broad range of history, from antiquity to the modern day. The little screen/lino printed cards are beautiful. The wine shop next door provided a great end to the trip, lovely wines to...More

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fondazionelungarotti, other at MUVIT Museo del Vino Torgiano Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 29 January 2018

Dear visitor, many thanks for the nice review! We are glad that you appreciated the Wine Museum collection and our "wine culture experience". Best regards, Lucia Maria Tremonte

Reviewed 6 July 2017

We had arranged to meet friends here before lunch so only had an hour but very interesting objects and history of winemaking. We also popped next door for free wine tasting which was a bonus.

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fondazionelungarotti, Coordinatrice Fondazione Lungarotti at MUVIT Museo del Vino Torgiano Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Thanks, dear visitor, for your review! Best regards, Lucia Maria Tremonte

Reviewed 2 July 2017

If you are in the general area a stop at the Museo del Vino in Torgiano is a must. The museum is well done, with English handouts and descriptions. We spent about an hour and a half in the museum and we really enjoyed our...More

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fondazionelungarotti, Coordinatrice Fondazione Lungarotti at MUVIT Museo del Vino Torgiano Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

Thanks, dear visitor, for your wonderful words about the Museums! We are happy that you enjoyed the time spent in Torgiano and the Lungarotti experience. It's a pleasure for us read your appreciations about the Museums itinerary and staff. Please come back and visit us...More

Reviewed 14 November 2016

Great museum! It's on the small side, yet very interesting. and you learn a lot. I would not have wanted to miss this and I don't even drink wine. I also highly recommend the wine tasting room and their Olive Oil Museum which is 1...More

1  Thank Annamaria H
fondazionelungarotti, Coordinatrice at MUVIT Museo del Vino Torgiano Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Dear visitor, thanks for your words, we're glad that you enjoyed the visit experience proposed by the Museums. Please come back and visit us again! Best wishes, Lucia Maria Tremonte

Reviewed 30 September 2016

We really enjoyed this little museum. It's filled with great objects to describe wine making in Italy. For me the most Intresting section was " drink if you can" . If you have a few hours stop in.

2  Thank redmanfloridapvb
fondazionelungarotti, Coordinatrice at MUVIT Museo del Vino Torgiano Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 26 April 2017

Dear visitor, many thanks for the nice review about the Wine Museum! Best regards, Lucia Maria Tremonte

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