The Museum of Herbs is a permanent museum dedicated to the historical rediscovery of the use of medicinal plants. The route is spread over twelve rooms within a charming noble palace of the seventeenth century.
The Herbal and Wellness tour through the Centuries celebrated the therapeutic power of herbs and the old story of the relationship between humans and plants. Visitors passed through rooms of precious herbs, books of herbal medicines, pottery and glassware, accompanied by the perfume of the medicinal…
Aboca is a famous and highly rated local herbal products company (located in the village of Aboca just outside Sansepolcro). This is a ‘museum’ of herbalism through the centuries. www.abocamuseum.it.
(51Km 53 min) Aboca Museum, the original and the only Herb Museum, has rediscovered the history of the millenary relationship between Man and Herbs and is passing it down to future generations.
Il museo delle Erbe che recupera e tramanda la storia del rapporto tra uomo e piante. Allestimento impeccabile.
“Millenary Forests between Romagna and Tuscany A large protected area in the Apennines of Tuscany and Romagna, including the largest and best preserved woodlands and forests in Italy, and housing a great heritage of flora and fauna: wolves and golden eagles among predators, and many species of ungulates. The forests and a number of natural habitats are the setting of the signs of the millenary human presence: small villages, mule tracks, and above all the two charming sanctuaries of Camaldoli and La Verna.”
“The tiny trattoria "il Pomodoro" (Tomato) serves pizza, pasta and local fare. Food shopping also along the main drag.”
“Main sights: Piazza Grande, The Vasari Loggia, Episcopal Palace, Palazzo Cofani-Brizzolari, church of Santa Maria della Pieve. Arezzo has a starring role in Roberto Benigni's film "Life Is Beautiful" ”