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“The curator is very old and not so nice”
Review of Museo della Stampa

Museo della Stampa
Ranked #1 of 20 things to do in Soncino
Certificate of Excellence
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Owner description: Tradition has always shown in the typical tower structure via Lanfranco in the fortified town of Soncino, the headquarters of the Jewish family "Soncino. Nell'Officina of Soncino, there are numerous typographical and equipment cases illustrating the technical processes and stages of movable type printing. Thanks to a 19th-century wine press you can observe the methodology with which the individual pages were printed. Iconographic panels present the history of printing, movable type and presses, evoking as well, conducting a working day in the workshop of typographic "Soncino" back in 1480. In 1488 was printed the first complete Bible in Hebrew vowel signs. In a typographic brand reads: ... From Zion shall go forth the law, and the word of the Lord from Soncino ...
Useful Information: Bathroom facilities, Stairs / elevator, Activities for older children, Wheelchair access, Activities for young children
Reviewed September 6, 2015 via mobile

The curator of the museum is annoying and not so nice. He wanted to close earlier...maby because it was friday and he wanted to go to sleep. The museum is ok and the old stampa are ok

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Reviewed June 30, 2015

This museum isn't big but you'll find really interesting things. It is inside a house, in the center of the town, on a quit small street, where was printed the first Bible book. The history, the pictures, the explanations from the staff are making you go a couple of centuries ago.

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