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The Cappella (Chapel) delle Brunate in La Morra is a particular and original building, known also as the Cappella del Barolo. It is a little church, never consecrated, acquired by a family of viticulturists, the Ceretto family, and turned into a ..
The Museum of Corkscrews opened in 2006 in an old wine cellar, next to the Castle of Barolo. Its collection features 500 corkscrews from all over the world, produced since the second half of the 1600s. Through its 19 sections the museum tells the..
This museum was initially a private collection of the Craveri family, was later donated to the Town of Bra and is one of the richest and most interesting natural science Museums of the area. The collections comprise objects gathered by Federico C..
Aristotle asserted that art was an imitation of nature. The sculptor Ezio Ferraris goes beyond this concept since his natural art is the spokesman for nature. I could go as far as saying that his sculptures are given a voice that speaks about old..
Of ancient origin, Falletto’s Castiglione Castle (Castello di Castiglione) is a “Castrum et villa”, property of the Marquisate of Saluzzo. Various noble families took turns, over the centuries, ruling the town dominated by the i..
The castle, once owned by the Fallettis of Barolo, overlooks the town and immediately makes a strong impression, with the soaring verticality of its Gothic architecture. The location was formerly fortified with a tower, in the era when the descen..
The Museo Archeologico e di Scienze Naturali (Archaeology and Natural Science Museum) in Alba, has been completely renovated, and was reopened to the public in Autumn 2001. The museum was established at the end of the eighteen hundreds as a repos..
Museo delle Langhe. The castle of Grinzane Cavour, built in the first half of the 11th century and expanded during the 13th and 14th centuries, was the home of Camillo Benso di Cavour from 1832 – 1849. Its interior is now the home of the ne..
The WiMu proposes a voyage through darkness and light, sounds and colours, reality and myth through the sounds and colours of the seasons, times of the day and year. The Museum combines scientific rigour and divertissement. A multi-sensory experi..
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