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Umbrella and Parasol Museum

Gignese

The only museum in the world dedicated to umbrellas and parasols contains more than a thousand pieces, including umbrellas, parasols, and handles. These quirky pieces are of notable historical-cultural value, from the umbrella owned by Queen Margherita of Savoy to the one owned by Giuseppe Mazzini.

The historical museum contains rich representations an ancient profession born in Vergante, and has created and informed an appreciation for this specific art form in people from all over the world.   

Open from April 1 to September 30, every day except Monday
Hours: 10:00 A.M. - 12:00 noon and 3:00 P.M. - 6:00 P.M.
Admission: € 2.50
Reduced Admission: € 1.50

Further Information

Umbrella and Parasol Museum
Via Golf Panorama, 2
Tel. +39 0323 208064