Bienno, Casa Valiga ( Valiga house )

BIENNO

ART, CRAFTS AND OLD ANCIENT TRADITIONS

   Do you want to revive the ancient art of iron forging,

See the enchanting mill still working,

  Savor Humanism through cycles of frescoes such as the Town Hall or Valiga House, a Renaissance building with traces of paintings taken from the triumphs of Petrarch?

 So this is the path for you ...

 

  

 

 

  

 

Recommended program for the day

 

MORNING:

9.30 am: Visit to the ForgeMuseum to see the demonstration of forging and processing of iron with water mallet.

Guided tour of the mill built in 1400 and the annexed accommodation facility, a real ethnographic museum.

LUNCH: Possibility of Lunch in restaurants /inns agreement (from 16 to 18€)

AFTERNOON:

14.00: Valiga House or House of Artists in the heart of the historic center with its beautiful frescoes.

  Guided visit to another beautiful cycle, at the Public Library of via Contrizio and at the Council Chamber of the Town Hall in Liberation Square,

END OF THE TOUR: 16.30

FEES AND COSTS:

€ 12.00 per person including guide (min 25 people), entry to sites and demonstration of hammer forging.

For groups of fewer than 25 the price will be listed on the booking

 

For information and booking please contact:

 

Send email toinfo.biennoturismo@gmail.com Phone +39 345 048 4986

More information about Bienno, the ancient village of hammers, can be viewed on the website

Video presentation of Bienno