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Fascinating museum

Great museum with lovely crystals and information about the sulphur mining industry. Kind people... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2018
tessa h
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London, United Kingdom
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Vast collection with the intention of good display - learn about the Sulphur boom & disappeared wealth of mining

You need to be somewhat persistent in working out how to get into the Museo which is hidden away... read more

Reviewed 17 March 2017
699carriep
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Greater London, United Kingdom
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3 Oct 2018
“Fascinating museum”
17 Mar 2017
“Vast collection with the intention of good display - learn about the Sulphur boom & disappeared wealth of mining”
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Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

Great museum with lovely crystals and information about the sulphur mining industry. Kind people let us in even though the museum had just closed- the website says it closes at 1.30 but in fact they like to close at 1 pm

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank tessa h
Reviewed 17 March 2017

You need to be somewhat persistent in working out how to get into the Museo which is hidden away alongside a technical college up the Viale della Regione. Do try and engage the curator in conversation as this will assist you to understand what you...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 18 November 2016

This museum is far from the way of an ordinary traveler to Sicily, but it is known among the locals , especially living in Caltanissetta province, who care about the islands' recent past. It was eye-opening to listen to the guide explaining the role of...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed 29 May 2015

It has a great amount of minerals from all over the world collected by the Mineral School "Mcttura " to which the museum belongs. great location and fascinating display of minerals and precious stones ,together with maps , utensils, instruments of local mines and models...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank Giovanna A
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