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Geomineralogical and Kaolin Museum

the permanent exhibition

The ground on which to rest your feet has a long history and many colours. Mineralogy is a science, which studies minerals, natural substances with a definite chemical composition formed by inorganic processes. The geomineralogical heritage of Val Leogra preserves the geological and mineralogical aspects

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the visit

The richness and beauty of collected materials always manages to amaze and to set in motion the imagination and curiosity to understand the "mystery" of rock formations. Of particular interest, especially from the local point of view, is the kaolin - the protagonist of a very interesting period of development

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history

The Museum was created on December 16, 2006 as a result of a free of charge loan for use agreement with Dr. Ugo De Grandis, son of Alexander, historian and collector from the Mineralogical Group of Schio. The exhibition halls tell the geo-mineral story of the area and attest to the activities

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Open

From November to June the first and third Saturday of each month, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. except during holidays.
Other days by appointment only.

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Tickets

Free admission

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Info

tel. +39 0445 691392; +39 349 2848611; +39 349 8771152


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