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Vine and Wine Museum, Rufina

The history and traditions of the winemaking culture in the Val di Sieve

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Località Castiglioni, 6, 50068 Rufina FI, Italia

The Vine and Wine Museum in Rufina is situated in the cellars of Villa di Poggio Reale and retraces the history of vines and winemaking in the Val di Sieve, bearing witness to the great winemaking traditions of Rufina and the inextricable bond between vine and the land. 

The museum focus on the history of agriculture, especially grape-growing and viticulture techniques. Old machinery, eighteenth-century blown glass flasks, photographs, videos and original documentation are also on display. The museum presents itself as a laboratory that merges tradition and innovation.

Info: comune.rufina.fi.it

A village renowned for its food and wine culture and its rich history
Rows of vines guide your gaze down the hill as you admire the landscape around Rufina. Interrupting this ordered view, also dotted with olive trees, are fields upon fields, boasting all the magic that breathes life to the grain that grows here, changing colours week after week. ...