And work becomes a masterpiece… This itinerary aims at combining the visit of the city of Brescia with a visit of Valle Trompia, the valley which borders on Brescia, to which the city has always been attached from antiquity because of the presence of mines from which already in the Roman age the metal that served for arming their legions has been extracted.
DAY 1 Arrival at the hotel and accommodation Start of the visit of the city: The history of the city through its squares: starting from Piazza del Foro of the Roman epoch to Piazza Vittorio of the fascist epoch, passing the Broletto and Piazza della Loggia of the age of the city states. Lunch Afternoon: Visit of the museum Santa Giulia, the museum of the city: Unique in Italy and in Europe for its exhibitions and for its location, housed in a monastic complex of Longobard origin, allows a journey through the history, art and spirituality of Brescia from the prehistorical age by now, on an exhibition area of about 14.000 square meters. For further information: bresciamusei.com Dinner After dinner visit of the astronomical observatory of the castle “In company of the stars” The sky of Brescia.
DAY 2 Morning: Departure for Pezzaze, guided visit of the mine Marzoli. The guided visit inside the mine Marzoli is carried out along a straight gallery of about 800 meters while sitting on a small train. Got off the train and accompanied by professional guides, the tour is continued by foot for about 600-700 meters. The tour is enriched by dummies and audio and visual reproduction tools. The inside temperature of the mine is constant and keeps around 9-11 degrees during the whole year, with an humidity of 95 per cent. Lunch at a typical restaurant Afternoon: Visit of forno Fusorio of Tavernole
For further information: www.miniereinvalletrompia.it
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