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The process that led to the birth of the Ecomuseum in Vallesanta started thanks to a group of people with support from the municipal administration of Chiusi della Verna and with the collaboration of network service center of Casentino Ecomuseum area. The first phase of the work covered the census material and intangible heritage through local construction of a map of the community then transposed also in electronic form (see www.ecomuseo.casentino.toscana.it/mappavallesanta). Over time the project has gone then structuring through the definition of reference points and partnerships with exist
Opened in 1961 the Museum collects precious works until 1978 (paintings of the 17th century, frescoes detached and liturgical furnishings) of the Franciscan monastery. But following the theft which occurred in that year (also were stolen a beautiful cross in rock crystal and 13th century miniatures) the Museum was closed pending a new production. The reopening took place in 2002. Place inside the sanctuary consists of 15 large rooms and environments of ancient life. The path ends with the most distinctive environment, the common focus, meditation, in the cold winter evenings, of Friars around