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Museo della Stampa

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Amazing guide!!

The visit is about 20-30 minuted long. I was mostly surprised by the enthusiasm of the old guide... read more

Reviewed August 18, 2018
Margo B
A little piece of history with a fantastic old guide

The museo della stampa is housed in an old medieval building, once home to a Jewish printing family... read more

Reviewed October 27, 2017
Tamas K
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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...more
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Via Lanfranco 6, 26029 Soncino, Italy
+39 0374 83171
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Reviewed August 18, 2018

The visit is about 20-30 minuted long. I was mostly surprised by the enthusiasm of the old guide who probably tells the same story to every visitor an infinite amount of times per day but never fails to catch your attention. The museum is very...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Margo B
Reviewed October 27, 2017

The museo della stampa is housed in an old medieval building, once home to a Jewish printing family that came to Soncino from Germany at the request of the Sforzas. In 1483 not long after printing was invented by Guttenberg, they printed the first Hebrew...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed September 9, 2016

Must see in Soncino. An adorable, older Italian man (in Italian) tells the story of the first press and the home. However, you'll understand him because he is so animated and enthusiastic. The museum is housed in the place where the Jewish family lived and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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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

Date of experience: October 2014
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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...More

Date of experience: August 2014
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