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Center for Historical Ethnographical Documentation sponsors permanent exhibition

Terricoli a Vernio hosts museum-laboratory

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Visitors are sure to enjoy the museum-laboratory which has recently been established by the Center for Historical Ethnographical Documentation of the Val di Bisenzio. This permanent exhibition is called ‘From the mill to the factory: spotlighting agricultural civilization’. It showcases a series of objects from the 1800s and early 1900s which are linked to the traditional work activities which have always characterized the Val di Bisenzio. The museum is equipped with a didactic workshop that hosts audio-visual materials and an electronic archive that allows for in-depth study of the issues presented. Visitors are welcome upon request.
Source: Prato’s Tourist Information Office.
famous for the culture and the cuisine
The town of Vernio includes a predominantly mountainous area, rich in water and vegetation, a pleasant summer destination for those seeking relaxation and contact with nature. It is located at the great curve of the river Bisenzio crossed by the Apennine watershed. The first settlements known in the valley of Bisenzio were probably made by the Romans. ...