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This small ethnographical museum documents the culture and customs of the Cimbrian populations of Lessinia, the descendants of the German woodsmen who settled on the plateau at the end of the 13th century, through exhibits of traditional tools and instruments, objects of art and popular artisan crafts. Panels with photographs and captions illustrate the daily lives of these people, who lived for centuries in such conditions of isolation as to consent the survival of the Cimbrian language, which is evidently related to German and which is still spoken today by the elderly residents of Giazza.
The curious tradition of the ancient Cimbrian communities who inhabited these mountains, of shooting "Trombini", is recounted through careful documentation and exhibits of several ancient specimens. These gigantic muzzle-loaded rifles, dating from the 17th century, were derived from arquebuses and weighed about 50 kg. They were once used to defend the borders of the community, probably as a signal, and are still used today during religious and popular festivals in the area.