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History of Paper Guided Tour in Milan with Visit to the Biblioteca Ambrosiana

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    What to Expect
    With The Timeless Beauty of Paper you will visit the seventeenth-century Biblioteca Ambrosiana, one of the first libraries founded by a private patron open for public reading, to introduce you to the art of bookbinding. This art is well-represented in Milan with an historical workshop: here discover that everything is done by hand using age-old techniques handed down from one generation to another.

    The guided visit will start at 2:30 PM from the Biblioteca Ambrosiana (Piazza Pio XI, 2 Milano). Admission ticket included. Transfer between the museum and the historical workshop by a short walk in the ancient 5Vie neighborhood.

    Timeless Beauty is part of Milano Grand Tour, a set of itineraries dedicated to the excellence of Arts and Crafts in Milan, organized in collaboration with Cologni Foundation for the Métiers d'Art.
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    Departure Point
    Ambrosiana Library
    Departure Time
    2h 30m
    • Guided visit of the Museum
    • Earphones to hear the guide clearly
    • Souvenir postcard
    • Professional art historian guide
    • The guide will accompany you between the Museum and the workshop
    • Entry/Admission - Pinacoteca Ambrosiana
    • Food and drinks
    • Hotel pick up and drop off
    • Tailor-made requests
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 7 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Most travelers can participate
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    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    12 day tour of mosaics of Northern Italy
    We just returned from a 12 day tour of mosaics of Northern Italy, starting in Milan, then Venice, Spilimbergo,
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    Excellent Tour Operator for tailor made tours.
    Very competent, can organize according to your particular interest. Not the usual agency, more expensive but it is
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