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Museo delle Mummie di Ferentillo

Via della Rocca | Loc. Precetto, 05034, Ferentillo, Italy
+39 335 654 3008
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Extremely interesting

This is a must visit place in Italy,- a respectful place of mumies naturally conserved,- and short... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Per Kristian G
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Stavanger, Norway
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Well worth a visit

If you are visiting the Marmore Falls, taking a further trip to Ferentillo is worth it to see the... read more

Reviewed 29 May 2018
PollyDublin30
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Dubin
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Via della Rocca | Loc. Precetto, 05034, Ferentillo, Italy
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+39 335 654 3008
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a must visit place in Italy,- a respectful place of mumies naturally conserved,- and short stories of known history for many of the well conserved bodies and body parts. Even possible to recognize facial expressions and possible to see the unique characteritstics of...More

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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

If you are visiting the Marmore Falls, taking a further trip to Ferentillo is worth it to see the Mummie museum. It is small but the exhibits are worth seeing and are presented in an interesting way and there is information on who they were...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

For those who have a scientific and historical interest in this topic that may otherwise be frightening, a visit to the crypt of the Church is absolutely a must. Here a unique micro-climate and the chemical composition of the soil contributed to naturally mummify the...More

Thank Ollindo
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Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

It is a unique place where you can see several "natural mummies", kept that way by the special composition of the soil where the body were buried. It is definitely a place to visit.

Thank Andrea G
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

If you're planning on visiting the Marmore falls consider the small village of Ferentillo and it's particular museum of the mummies. It's not very big, actually it's rather small, but the mummies are impressive and are witness of some interesting local history

Thank yaman1971
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Reviewed 2 November 2016

The man who let us in for a small fee (office down the road if there's noone at the church), was very amiable. It was a fascinating place. One of the mummies still looked as if he was clutching his stomach as he had when...More

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Reviewed 26 October 2016

Museo delle Mummie was a very unique experience. Very reasonably priced as well. I would recommend this to anyone in the area.

Thank Lisa R
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

This museum was very interesting and we're so glad we went. Many years ago it was discovered that the conditions in which these bodies were buried were so perfect for preservation that some of the mummies still have facial hair and eye lids. It is...More

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Reviewed 26 September 2015

Did not know what to expect. Was a bit spooky, bizarre but brilliant. Lots of skeletons with the audio it explains who they were and how they died. Not a lot to see here, just skeletons....

Thank Susy C
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Reviewed 24 May 2015

This was something recommended by our hosts and we were amazed at the 'mummies' and the lifelike image presented as we viewed the museum exhibits.

Thank Trevor A
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