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Museo dell'Olio d'Oliva

Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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Would rate 3.5 stars if possible, enjoyable

Went here to kill some time during our stay in Garda. Quite an interesting overview of the history... read more

Reviewed December 2, 2018
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The Good Oil

An excellent museum located mid way between Bardolino and Cisano. The local bus stopped nearby... read more

Reviewed November 22, 2018
Hobart, Australia
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“small museum”(9 reviews)
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All reviews olive oil small museum the main road well worth a visit free museum all sorts on display different types lake garda nice place great place to visit wine tour bread several languages great museum informative museum excellent shop
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Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Went here to kill some time during our stay in Garda. Quite an interesting overview of the history of olive oil, additionally plenty of oil/goods available for purchase after. Wouldn't specifically come to this region for this experience however if you are here it is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Geerthytime
Reviewed November 22, 2018

An excellent museum located mid way between Bardolino and Cisano. The local bus stopped nearby otherwise it is 1.5km from either town. The collection of old equipment has preserved the history of the industry and is presented in an easily understood manner supported by a...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

This was a great way to learn more about olive oil as well as to taste several different varieties. Highly recommended! Great for English speakers!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank HyattGuySD
Reviewed October 2, 2018

An enjoyable visit from which I learned a great deal about the history and production of olive oil. The museum is about a 40 minute walk along the promenade from the Hotel Du Lac and on the main road just past Cisano. There is an...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank gazzawi
Reviewed October 2, 2018

My 12 year old son knows now exactly how an olive oil has to be produced on high level ... and how it has been produced in the last century . So nice place , not too big to be boring. Try the various olive...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank andreast456
Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

Spent half an hour wandering around the free museum very well laid out and informative. Shop is a joy, many things to try, staff friendly and helpful

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Angusbon
Reviewed September 2, 2018

We recently took a private tour and did an olive oil tasting - it was nothing short of amazing. This company has been in business for over 400 years, and the owner Francesco could not have been prouder. He spend a great deal of time...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 25, 2018

The parking was a challenge but this was a great place to visit. There were lots of scrummy things to sample and there were some great products to buy in the shop. We found the museum really interesting.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank janeymool
Reviewed August 17, 2018

Great museum with lots of equipment on display and helpful video presentations with options to view in various languages. Well worth a visit. It’s free entry,but there are plenty of products to buy and they wrap them safely for travel.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank AbbeyDale
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

Lovely little museum. Very informative about the history of olive oil production. Excellent olive oil shop at the end with samples to try before buying.

Date of experience: April 2018
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