For lovers of vintage fashion, a visit to Villa Mazzucchelli in Cilverghe di Mazzano is a must. Here they will find the Museo della Moda e del Costume, the Museo del Vino e del Cavatappi, and the Casa Museo Giammaria Mazzucchelli.
The collection consists of about 6,000 items and its roots lie in the studies and travels of Franca Meo. It includes dresses, accessories, hats, handkerchiefs, umbrellas, fans, gloves, trinkets, underwear and homewear, holy vestments, working instruments, children’s clothing and games, spanning the period from the eighteenth century to the birth of high fashion in the twentieth century. The museum also has a collection of ethnic clothes from the 19th and 20th centuries.
Via G.Mazzucchelli, 2, 25080 Ciliverghe di Mazzano (Bs)
Situated on the ground floor of the thirteenth-century town hall, the Lucignano Museum collects a collection of sacred art works (13th - 18th century) from Tuscany, including a painting by the Sienese painter Bartolo di Fredi and one by the Renaissance painter Luca Signorelli.