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Museo del Carretto Siciliano

Lungomare Peppino Impastato, 90049 Terrasini, Sicily, Italy
+39 091 881 0989
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Interesting nature exhibits

We came here yesterday and had lots of fun. Children are free (I don't know what the ages are for... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
Freya S
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Dunbar, United Kingdom
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Local and Excellent

We are traveling off season. The staff welcoming and personally guided us thru local fauna... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2016
DOCBABE_SCOUT
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Sun City, Arizona
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“carts” (5 reviews)
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Lungomare Peppino Impastato, 90049 Terrasini, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

We came here yesterday and had lots of fun. Children are free (I don't know what the ages are for being free), and adults are 5€ each. Thing first area you go into is full is pottery archaeologists pulled from the sea. It's interesting and...More

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Reviewed 1 March 2016

We are traveling off season. The staff welcoming and personally guided us thru local fauna, historic marine items, birds and superbly painted carts. We really felt an excellent find.

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Reviewed 5 November 2015

This is an excellent museum which is well worth a visit if you are in the area, and would appeal to all ages. While it does have a fabulous collection of the famous decorated Sicilian carts, it has so much more, including a very informative...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2015

A very interesting museum with a very informative display of the caretto Siciliano telling the story of this particular cart thru the ages

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Reviewed 15 August 2015

We stayed at Miss Sicily's great b&b for four nights. She recommended a visit to this museum. It was a pleasant surprise! They had artifacts from the sea, marine life, birds, reptiles. To top it off they have an amazing collection of carts. We spent...More

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Reviewed 12 July 2014

We went here in May while visiting Terrasini. It is not a large museum but it is packed with local history. We loved the artifacts lifted from the ocean but really enjoyed the exhibition of Sicilian carts. We also had a very, very nice gentleman...More

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Reviewed 7 September 2012

When you see these things you start to understand all the culture of Sicilia with its natural colours, way of life and always ask yourself -how can people could make the real piece of art from the simple horse-drawn vehicle..

Thank 280Anna
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