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Bartolomei Frantoio Museo dell'Olio

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Address: Via Cagnano 6, 05020 Montecchio, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0744 951395
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The fascinating story of an everyday productIn order to make the most of...

The fascinating story of an everyday productIn order to make the most of and help the public know more about the agricultural life of Umbria, the Vecchio Frantoio Bartolomei has created a museum of its own, collecting old machinery and vintage objects regarding the cultivation of olives.The Olive Oil Museum displays one of the rare examples of sixteenth-century presses as well as antiques, archaeological finds, curios and machines used up to a few years ago that bear witness to the time-honored devotion and passion of the Bartolomei family for this type of agriculture.

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Six friends set out to learn something about olive oil. Our host, one of the daughters is a 4th generation owner of a wonderful olive oil grove and mill. The museum was very... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 22 May 2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 May 2015 via mobile

Six friends set out to learn something about olive oil. Our host, one of the daughters is a 4th generation owner of a wonderful olive oil grove and mill. The museum was very interesting , but the tasting and discussion was terrific. We all enjoyed ourselves immensely. It is only about 25 minutes from Orvieto. They also have a shop... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2014

I stayed here at the B&B that was adjacent to the Olive Oil museum for a total of 3 days. It was an excellent stay. The room that I had was spacious and comfortable, and had a fantastic view of the Umbrian countryside. I also had the pleasure of being able to participate in the first days of the 2014... More 

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