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Mondonovo Mask Museum

the permanent exhibition

The most famous of the historic shops of papier-mâché masks of Venice has been fully transferred to Malo, the Carnival City, and became a museum-workshop. The Museum is housed on the first floor of the elegant Palazzo Corielli, an eighteenth century mansion of the family, where the Master of Arts, Guerrino Lovato, more

the visit

Masks to hide, masks to become someone else, masks to surprise, masks to seduce, masks to remember, the masks of tradition. Works in papier-mâché for the purpose of scenic design are expressions of a noble and high art, which has the "lightness" of paper and the solidified soul of tamed plaster. more


The Museum Workshop was opened on 25 September 2011. The workshop, fully transferred to Malo from Venice, has been entrusted to the City (with a ten-year contract) to strengthen the town's historic attention to the Carnival and papier-mâché creations. The soul of the Museum, and the integral figure of the workshop more


Every Sunday 3 p.m. to 6 p.m.;
for groups and schools, every day by appointment.
Closed at Christmas, New Year, Easter and in August.



Free admission

visite guidate

Guided tours and excursions of the territory

For groups and schools by appointment.



Tel: +39 0445 585293 (Department of Culture)
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