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Museo dell’Olio

This museum was included with a visit to the Ceramics Museum. The antique olive oil making... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Valerie A
El Cerrito, California
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Quick visit to Loreto

My son and I had a morning in the Abruzzo hills and decided to visit Loreto. The Museo dell'Olio... read more

Reviewed 19 July 2018
Winchester, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This museum was included with a visit to the Ceramics Museum. The antique olive oil making equipment and the accompanying information from the docent was an unexpected treat!

Thank Valerie A
Reviewed 19 July 2018

My son and I had a morning in the Abruzzo hills and decided to visit Loreto. The Museo dell'Olio was in a joint ticket with Museo Acerbo. Both are great. They don't take long, and you'll get a very interesting introduction to both from the...More

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Reviewed 8 June 2017

If you love olive oil like we do, this is a 30-40 minute self guided tour and a way to learn about how olive oil was made back in the day and sometimes - still today. The old presses and other machinery used in the...More

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Reviewed 13 April 2016

We have visited the Museo dell'Olio on a culinary trip to Abruzzo with Belgium friends. Wonderful place to visit. very nice family history. A must to go. Brontolo Tours

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Reviewed 10 December 2015

Is was a rainy day in late September. We called a number on the door and a young woman (forgot her name) showed up a few minutes later and gave us a private tour of the museum. We like the building as much as the...More

Thank Joel A
Reviewed 25 July 2015

When you visit the Museo Acerbo in Loreto Aprutino, you can ask for a guided tour of this other museum after, short walk from there. Be aware, since it's still privatly owned, sometime, it's not open to the public.

Thank Nateurocan
Reviewed 20 July 2015

Set in the authentic oiive oil mill, purpose built to impress in 1880, we were guilded through the process from olive delivery, storage, animal powered milling and separating. Along side the older machinery, we also got to see the diesel driven machinery, and the display...More

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