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Museum of Piuro

The Museum opened in 1972, is today housed in the sacristies of the eighteenth-century Church of Sant'Abbondio di Piuro. In the chapel at the entrance is the Bell cast in 1598 by John Henry of Lorraine, belonged to the Church of Santa Maria di Piuro and was found in 1639. In the rooms inside are exhibits of the village buried by landslide in 1618 and found in three campaigns of excavations in the 1960s and 1980s, including soapstone objects as olle, laveggi, architectural elements, and other objects such as bolts, fittings, hinges, knife blades, coins, guns, gunsmith, leather gear, fr


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PALAZZO VERTEMATE FRANCHI

Renaissance masterpiece nestled in a lovely setting, in Prosto di Piuro, just two kilometres from Chiavenna.
Built in the second half of the sixteenth century by brothers William and Louis Vertemate Franchi, is the only building of the properties that you saved from the landslide that submerged 1618 the village with many of its inhabitants.
The Palace is a beautiful Renaissance masterpiece nestled in a charming environment. The façade is sober and essential, surrounded by airy and functional spaces, as the Italian garden. Then there are the orchard, the vineyard, the chestnut and a series of rus


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