Museo del Paesaggio

Museo del Paesaggio

  Landscape Museum  of Castelnuovo Berardengaè It housed since 1999 in a late nineteenth century building used until a few decades ago as a public slaughterhouse. Built in the heart of one of the più typical Sienese and Italian landscapes to the extreme southern edge of Chianti and in close proximityà Crete Senesi,è a museum  only  of a kind.

The robe communicativeè was completely renovated and opened on October 3rd 2020. L’ exhibition, accessible to different audiences, offers a series of   interactive multimedia applications, objects derived from d’ everyday– a window, a table, a cupboard, binoculars– who present and accompany the visitor to discover closely the economic and human landscape, the history of agrarian landscapes and sharecropping, peasant struggles, changes in the modeà agricultural cultivation, breeding and feeding that influenced the conformation of the territory and on consumption patterns.

The Landscape Museum, alsoè equipped with  mobile devices to deepen the relationship between landscape, art, architecture and literature and also presents an olfactory station, an educational section and a space in whichè You can taste local wines  in’ optics knowledge and promote the area. The visitè completed by’ consultation area dedicated to’ Archive of Memory, which collects testimonies and documents on the history and development of the Chianti countryside, and a large first floor space for temporary exhibitions. 


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Via Chianti, 61
53019 Castelnuovo Berardenga


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