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Baronial Palace Visitor Center

Piazza Andrea Costa, 9
40021 Tossignano (BO) | View on Map
Municipality: Borgo Tossignano

The Palazzo Baronale Visitor Center is situated in the middle of the village called Tossignano, one of the built-up areas that were built right on the Vena del Gesso.
The center is dedicated to the particular geological features of the Vena del gesso, and it deals with the gypseous and sulfurous formation and with the other surrounding geological formations of the protected area, as well as with the relationship between man and gypsum.

The Visitor Center is situated in the Baronial Palace of Tossignano, a beautiful building dating back to the 16th century and residence of the Altemps noble family, with a garden enjoying a wonderful panoramic position over Vena del Gesso and Santerno Valley, where it is possible to find a direct connection with the Park trail network.

Opening times: The visitor center is temporarily closed due to renovation works. It wil be re-opened on the 13th of April 2014.


Entrance fee: Free admission.

Baronale Palace of Tossignano, after the works
Baronale Palace of Tossignano, after the works
(photo by Max Costa)
 
Baronale Palace of Tossignano, before the works
Baronale Palace of Tossignano, before the works
(photo by Max Costa)