Sacred Art Collection
The exposition was created out of a need to protect and promote the numerous artworks coming from the abandoned tabernacles and churches in the local territory as well priceless traces of artistic traditions in Pieve.
Archeological Documentation Centre
The exposition documents the main archeological discoveries in the western Mugello, with artefacts dating to the Etruscan and Roman eras, all the way through to the Middle Ages. In the prehistory section, there is a niche displaying reconstructions of objects that visitors can touch and interact with.
Museum of Sant’Agata Artigiana e Contadina of Leprino
Settings and moving figures designed by Faliero Lepri, known as Leprino, recreate the artist’s childhood town with scenes of everyday life and work in the small village of Sant’Agata.
Museum of Knives and Cutting Tools
The Museum of Knives and Cutting Tools is housed inside the 14th-century Palazzo dei Vicari and pays tribute to Scarperia’s artisan trade of making knives. There are also an introductory film in sign language, texts in Braille and a work station where visitors can examine the objects hands-on.