Explains and illustrates history through modelling: this is the characteristic that makes the Museum of Historical Figurines unique, founded in 1981 and settled since 2004 in the heart of Calenzano Alto, in the Medieval castle.
The collection in the halls of the museum represents a rare treasure in Italy: a collection — formed over the years thanks to donations and loans from collectors and modelers — that displays detailed models starting from the Assyrians up to the Second World War.
Over the years the museum, created by modelers with a passion for miniatures, has been transformed from a museum for experts in the field to a museum for model lovers of all types and ages.
An exhibition trail where visitors can meet all the great stages of Italian history, from Etruscan and Roman civilizations, up to the Great War and the Second World War.
At the Museum of Historical Figurines in Calenzano, organizing meetings and workshops with historical themes is possible and much more…
Currently only available in Italian
Teaching is available only for Italian language schools