September, October and November 2021 | Varese e provincia
In September and October 2021, the Fondo Ambiente Italiano (FAI), proposes a series of events dedicated to culture, art and nature ... all this in Varese (province).
Ticket + activities
FAI registered child € 5 / full child € 10
Hours: Laboratory slot - 10:00 am / 11:00 am / 12:00 am / 2:00 pm / 3:00 pm / 4:00 pm / 5:00 pm
Entrance + activities
Child enrolled FAI € 5 / Child € 10
Opening hours villa + park + guided tour: 10:30 am - 11:30 am - 12:30 am - 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Villa and park entrance times: 11:00 am - 12:00 am - 13:00 - 13:30 - 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Hours Park entrance only: 10:15 am- 11:00 am- 12:00 am - 13:00 - 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Sunday 10 October at 2.30 pm and 4.00 pm: a sweet journey into the world of bees. The Villa comes alive with an event for young and old dedicated to the fascinating world of bees. An opportunity to discover, in the company of an expert beekeeper, the fundamental role that bees have for the ecosystem and how important they are not only for nature but also for man.
Villa and park entrance + activities
FAI member 6 € / Full 15 € / Student 8 € / Disabled 5 €
Villa and park entrance + laboratory
enrolled child FAI 5 € / child 10 €
For information +39 0332 624136 / firstname.lastname@example.org
- Saturday 25 September: at 11.00 am and 4.00 pm, it will be possible to get to know the monastery through special itineraries focused on the medieval and peasant era (visits will also be offered on Sundays at 11.00 am, 2.30 pm and 4.00 pm). At 11.00 am Sabrina Melino, chemist and drug technologist, will talk about the figure of Hildegard of Bingen. At 2.00 pm the botanical watercolor workshop and at 2.30 pm the little ones (children aged 6 to 11) will be able to participate in the herbalist's laboratory and try their hand at making a natural preparation.
- Sunday 26 September: at 10.00 am a botanical walk with the environmental hiking guide Antea Franceschin; at 2.30 pm again the guide will take care of the "Erbari" workshop, aimed at illustrating the most ancient art of botanical drawing and miniatures and at experimenting with the activity of molding leaves.
During the two days there will be: "Le Officinali" and "Lavanda Cascina Gelosia" farm, with the possibility of buying their products.
Costs: special guided tours and workshops: full 12 € / FAI members and Gornate and Castelseprio residents 5 €
Sunday 7 November at 2.30 pm: guided tour to learn about the profession of the anthropologist, between the history and the excavations of the Monastery. An unmissable appointment to discover the methods of anthropological research, but also anecdotes and curiosities that emerged from the Torba burials.
Entrance and guided tour with the anthropologist
FAI members and Gornate Olona and Castelseprio residents: € 7 / Full: € 14
For information and reservations: +39 0331 820301 / email@example.com