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Bologna Hemp Tour

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Explore the history and secrets of one of Bologna's most lucrative activities in the past: hemp production. The tour will start with a guided tour of Museo della Canapa in Pieve di Cento where a guide will illustrate the tools used by hemp farmers and combers. A must stop on this tour is Villa Smeraldi, where you will immerse yourself in the world of hemp farming thanks to one of the most important sections in Italy. At the end of the tour, enjoy a farmer lunch, of course made of hemp dishes!

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Tour at Museo della Canapa and Villa Smeraldi
  • Explore tools of the tradition
  • Enjoy a farmer lunch of hemp

RATE
Full price: € 25.00 per person
Reduced: € 15.00 (under 12)

ITINERARY 
At 09:15 Departure from Piazza Malpighi by private coach
At 10:00 Arrival in Pieve di Cento and visit to Museo della Canapa
At 11:00 Transfer from Pieve di Cento to Villa Smeraldi
At 11:30 Visit to Exhibition "Fili e filati" presentation of weaving on antique loom
At 12:30 Farmer lunch (menu fixed)
At 14:30 Visit to the section dedicated to the hemp of Museo della Civiltà Contadina, hemp camp and laboratory of weaving on loom for the realization of a personal tapestry
At 16:30 Return to Bologna
At 17:00 Arrival at Piazza Malpighi

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WHEN:
Saturday, 21 April 2018

TIMETABLES:
09:15

LENGTH:
6 hours 45 minutes

LANGUAGES:
Italian / English

MEETING POINT:
Tourist bus stop in Piazza Malpighi (street number 6/A)

INCLUDED:

  • Expert tourist guide
  • Entrance ticket for the museums
  • Lunch with complete menu at the Locanda Smeraldi
  • Transfer by private coach
ITINERARY: 
At 09:15 Departure from Piazza Malpighi by private coach
At 10:00 Arrival in Pieve di Cento and visit to Museo della Canapa
At 11:00 Transfer from Pieve di Cento to Villa Smeraldi
At 11:30 Visit to Exhibition "Fili e filati" presentation of weaving on antique loom
At 12:30 Farmer lunch (menu fixed)
At 14:30 Visit to the section dedicated to the hemp of Museo della Civiltà Contadina, hemp camp and laboratory of weaving on loom for the realization of a personal tapestry
At 16:30 Return to Bologna
At 17:00 Arrival at Piazza Malpighi

RATE:
Full price: €25 per person
Reduced: €15 (under 12)

NOTE:
In case of food intolerances or special requests on the menu, send an email to: incoming@bolognawelcome.it

CANCELLATION POLICY:
If you cancel at least 3 days prior to the scheduled departure, no cancellation fee will be charged.
If you cancel later, you will be subject to a full booking fee.

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