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The mill of Menicone is the only water mill remained intact among those who were in the territory of the municipality of Pescaglia. Active until the eighties of the twentieth century, is now a place of memory of this important aspect of life and technology of the past. Preserves the old millstones, wooden gears of the 19th century and the old work tools. The Association Amici del Molino di Menicone organizes educational activities and guided tours.
The Museum documents the importance that had the chestnut, as food and as a raw material, in the life and work of Lucca. It was established after a few years had already started collecting objects related to local farming. The ancient testimonies on the exploitation of chestnut in the area of Colognora meant that the Museum specialize on documentation of such activities. In addition to the route of castagneto, harvesting, drying, processing and food use are documented other activities related to the exploitation of chestnut as the woodsman. It is possible to follow a path inside the country an