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Palazzuolo sul Senio

Museum of the mountain folk

The museum has some 800 items on display

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Palazzuolo sul Senio
piazza Ettore Alpi 1
The collection of objects gathered in the museum was first established in 1975 by the Associazione Turistica Pro Loco di Palazzuolo. In 1982, the town administration offered some rooms in the Palazzo dei Capitani in order to house the museum, and today the exhibit area extends over two floors and is comprised of 10 rooms and 800 objects on display. The smallest and perhaps the most unique item of the collection is a set of aluminum dentures made in the 1930s by an artisan (who made the dentures for himself), meanwhile the largest display piece is a water-run wheat mill that is so large it takes up an entire room.

Palazzuolo sul Senio
In the heart of the Romagna Toscana
Palazzuolo sul Senio is a little town in the Mugello that was once the heart of the so-called Romagna Toscana. Nestled in the middle of a magnificent green mountain gorge, Palazzuolo is an ideal base for those who want to explore this part of the Mugello and all its Tuscan idiosyncrasies, not least from a scenic or culinary point of view. ...