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June 2024 | Gornate Olona

Events at Monastero di Torba

Here are many events you cannot miss this month at the Monastero di Torba, a FAI site in Gornate Olona.

Sunday, June 2, 2024

Stories Around Us. Activities for Families Walk in Valle Olona for families, starting from the Monastery of Torba at 2:30 PM.

Guided Tours Times: 10:30 AM, 2:30 PM, 3:30 PM, and 4:30 PM.

Sunday, June 9, 2024

Industry and Science. Guided Bike Tour from Torba to the Planetarium of Tradate Bike excursion to explore local history. The route starts at 2:30 PM from the Monastery of Torba.

Friday, June 14, Saturday, June 15, and Sunday, June 16

European Archaeology Days FAI participates in the European Archaeology Days, managed by the National Institute of Preventive Archaeological Research of France (Inrap) and organized in Italy by the Ministry of Culture - Directorate General of Museums.

Saturday, June 22

FAI Evenings. Summer Solstice Celebration From 6:00 PM to 10:30 PM, the arrival of summer will be celebrated with an evening at the Monastery of Torba, including a dinner in the monastery courtyard and a guided tour.

Saturday, June 29

FAI Evenings. Sunset Walk From 6:00 PM to 10:30 PM, a sunset walk at the Monastery of Torba is planned, with guides available to share the stories and secrets of the place.

Sunday, June 30

Guided Tours Three guided tours to explore the history of the Monastery of Torba: from military outpost to Benedictine monastery, rural farm, and the first FAI property and UNESCO World Heritage Site.


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