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Scavi di Piuro

MUSEUM OF PIURO The Museum of Piuro excavations aims to preserve , exhibit and promote the relics... read more

Reviewed 16 June 2017
Durham, Canada
Excellent Progress by Swiss/Italian Team

At the end of August we brought our friends to see the "Scavi di Piuro" and we were extremely... read more

Reviewed 12 October 2014
Brisbane, Australia
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16 Jun 2017
“Scavi di Piuro”
12 Oct 2014
“Excellent Progress by Swiss/Italian Team”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Via San Michele, Borgonuovo, 23020, Piuro, Italy
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Reviewed 16 June 2017

MUSEUM OF PIURO The Museum of Piuro excavations aims to preserve , exhibit and promote the relics found during the archaeological excavations made in the area affected by the landslide of 1618.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank chickandbeast
Reviewed 12 October 2014

At the end of August we brought our friends to see the "Scavi di Piuro" and we were extremely surprised at the wonderful progress and speed of execution made by the Associazione Italo/ Svizzera Scavi di Piuro.on the project. We were very lucky to have...More

Date of experience: August 2014
1  Thank DFD1303
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Think of a narrow Alpine valley, in the 1600's, the busiest route for merchants and travellers between the north and south of medieval Europe. Think of the city which sprang up there, full of life and very sophisticated. Then, in 1618, after weeks of pouring...More

Date of experience: September 2014
1  Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 18 June 2014

In September 1618 after two weeks of continuous rain 1,000 people died in Belfort when an avalanche buried almost all the village, which included a major Palace owned by the same family that owned Palazzo Vertemate Franchi. The ruins are very descriptive when you spend...More

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank DFD1303
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