In the Museum, a private institution, dedicated to the poet and historian of Barcelona "Cassata", were reconstructed ancient shops of 45 arts and crafts rich in 20 thousand exhibits, catalogued and bound by the Superintendence of cultural heritage and environment of Messina, to narrate the magic of ancient craftsmen.
For wealth and the quality of the finds is the General folklore heritage site among the most important in Italy. In the adjoining garden plants are rare Sicilian and Mediterranean lands; in her feverish restoration laboratory activity daily; are periodically scheduled conferences t
Unlike traditional museums "Jalari" 15,000 (fifteen thousand) specimens placed in 42 workshops, have not undergone the decontextualization that is proper to the generality of the collections, in order to faithfully recreate the atmosphere and life of yore, where objects are as presumably were in thousands of shops that populated and animated life of yore.
Open every day from January to June and from September to December from 9.30 to 13.00.
Weekends and holidays from 15.00 to 18.00
July: Friday and weekend from 17.00 to 21.00.
August from Tuesday to Saturday from 9.30-17.00 -13.00 -21