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Sambuca Pistoiese
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Sambuca Pistoiese Learning Centre

Learn about stone at this exciting ecomuseum centre

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Sambuca Pistoiese

The learning centre is made up of an indoor portion with tools, informational boards and educational materials, and an outdoor portion with stone working demonstrations and educational games.The centre is the start of the Via Francesca della Sambuca itinerary. It is the Pavana-Castello trail of the Sambuca-Casa Bettini-Pavana whose first part coincides with the stone trail of the Via Francesca della Sambuca that leads to the castle and defence system of medieval Sambuca with the ruins of imposing city walls and lookout towers. During the trail, there are many signs of art made of stone by masters from the 8th to the 12th centuries. The travelling master artists taught their art to the locals who continued the tradition.

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Sambuca Pistoiese
A mountain best explored through its trails, castles and tranquil parish churches surrounded by nature
The territory around Sambuca Pistoiese is a fantastic borderland, bestowed with the best of both Tuscany and Emilia-Romagna. Encircled by a mountain landscape made of forests, shaded valleys and rivers, the area is a world best explored through its trails, castles and tranquil parish churches surrounded by nature, boasting an atmosphere that reveals an incredible palette of different colours ...
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