The Nature Museum of Colfiorito Park is located on the outskirts of Foligno in the so-called Colfiorito fraction. The Museum was founded in 2002 within the military hangar area. This structure during the Second World War was used as a prison for political Italian, Albanian and Montenegrin civilians. All items collected as a result are now preserved in the museum as documentation and historical record of the war period. Other materials were discovered throughout the park and are shown to tell the geomorphological evolution, the fossils and wildlife and botanical characteristics of the Plateau. Of great importance is certainly the nature section, are part of it: the herbarium of the swamp, the stuffed animals of the highlands and insects in boxes. The visit is enriched by information panels that focus on the biology of the fauna and flora of the region of Umbria. The Colfiorito Park is one of the richest variety of species of birds and their wintering, migrating and nesting.

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Via Adriatica - Loc.Colfiorito,
06034 Foligno


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