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A nod to cultural heritage

This museum is an example of a nod to the olive oil production history well worth the visit... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
Koper, Slovenia
Olive oil museum. What a discovery!

You want to understand everything about olive oil since antiquity until now ? This is the place to... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
Paris, France
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

This museum is an example of a nod to the olive oil production history well worth the visit, organized and informative.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Kashaya_B
Reviewed 22 September 2018

You want to understand everything about olive oil since antiquity until now ? This is the place to visit. You should plan to spend 2 hours in this super family ran museum. And then, if you have time, you should absolutely visit their shop, where...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Pboulos
Reviewed 3 September 2018

Great Museum, unfortunately I had two children who were hot & tired so I didn't get the time to really enjoy it but .... We loved the shop! don't miss the Prosecco if you happened to visit, I needed it!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank gina683
Reviewed 19 June 2018 via mobile

Very classy and interesting museum... lots to learn and great buys at the Carli shop.. delicious food and cosmetics based on olive oil

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank yana53
Reviewed 12 June 2018

The Carli Museo dell Olio is utterly a fantastic museum A lot of work has gone into putting this museum together, and you will see that as the displays are very nice. The building is, inside and out, in perfect condition, and is clean as...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JoelY55490
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

Very interesting small museum that shows you just what you need to know about olives. Cheap entry fee (€5 and €2,50 for child/student) and small enough to capture your attention. Handsome shop too. And there is that Italian elegance to it...!

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 11 May 2018

Nice atmosphere and very beautiful building. It`s interesting to see how olive mill works. There is also little museum- shop.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Minna J
Reviewed 14 April 2018 via mobile

Very good museum. This private initiative is very admirable. The museum is very well done and has a wide and excellent collection. It gives a lot of information on olive oil and olives.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank H N
Reviewed 22 October 2017

I have to say that this is one of the best "factory outlets" that I have ever visited. Samples of all the jars are to hand and we- this time with my wife- bought far too much for presents and home consumption.We got a taxi...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank longley203
Reviewed 19 September 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our time at this museum - it tells the history and importance of the olive tree as well as goes over the production of olive oil. We didn't realize how many uses there are for the olive oil and tree. If you...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Janicew13
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