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Museo della Carta

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Address: Via delle Cartiere 23, 84011 Amalfi, Italy
Phone Number: 39 089 83 04 561
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Tue - Sun 10:00 am - 3:30 pm

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A Hidden Gem

My friends and I fell upon this place and were pleased we did! Taking this tour and learning the history of paper production makes you appreciate the hard work involved in paper... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 25, 2015
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Woodstock, GA
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Woodstock, GA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

My friends and I fell upon this place and were pleased we did! Taking this tour and learning the history of paper production makes you appreciate the hard work involved in paper production from many years past. The guide speaks good English and provides an interesting historical tour, explanation of the equipment, and a hands on opportunity to participate in... More 

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Guildford, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

We found it very interesting this museum that can be visited thanks to a pleasant walk to the small town of Amalfi, where it was nice to learn about the ancient techniques with which the paper was obtained. In the museum you can also see some old machinery still in operation.

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Savona, Italy
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Just 10 minutes walk from the center, it's an interesting visit You can see how paper was made in the old days, the guide is good also in English

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Tampa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2014

We rushed up the street to get there before it closed. It was a little farther than we thought. It is not well signed so just go up the road until you see it. We got there just as the employee was about to close. He saw our faces and so kindly let us in and even gave us a... More 

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Rio de Janeiro, RJ
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

The visit to this small museum is guided and the story they will tell you will entertain for sure because that was one of the first paper mills in Europe. They also have a small shop with a good range of souvenir papers and seals. That is a must see in Amalfi.

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Moscow, Russia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Very intersting albiet a bit short excursion (15-20min) to one of the first paper mills in Europe at the price of just 4 euros. There's also a shop inside where you can buy some neat stuff like seals with different letters (20-30 euros for a set including a seal and a small bottle of wax) or cotton paper. While you... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014

A quaint museum that will introduce you to the magic of fine paper making and its significance to Amalfi, historically and in the present. A short tour is available and the museum's small shop offers some very useful and beautiful souvenirs.

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Plymouth, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

This was a lovely, informative little tour of an Amalfi paper mill. It was inexpensive, interesting, and they let us make some paper to take home. The shop upstairs was filled with irresistible little souvenirs.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

Very interesting find along amalfi. Gives you insight to the history of paper making trade in the amalfi. You evn get to try your hands at it and bring home a piece of hand made paper!

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Well worth the walk away from the main square up to the quieter part of Amalfi. The guided tour was in English and he kept the interest of ourselves and a family with 2 young children.

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