Documentation and educational centre for water

An educational workshop in a hydro-electricity centre


Located in an antique water mill which was later transformed into a hydro-electricity centre, this museum documents the ideographic system and the use of water as a resource by the populations of the Casentino area. The educational workshop offers the opportunity to experiment with water, understanding this element's physical and chemical properties and learning the principals of hydro-dynamics.

Opening hours:

The centre is only open by appointment at +39 0575 47484

Free entrance but there is a fee for the educational workshop.

The centre is accessible to wheelchair users.

Centrale elettrica "La Nussa"
Loc. La Nussa
Ph: +39 0575- 423930 (uffici comunali); +39 0575 507272-77 (Comunità Montana del Casentino)

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