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Museu Municipal Casa de Pedra

Museu Municipal Casa de Pedra

Address: Rua Domênico Fin - Distrito de Caravaggio | Neighborhood Nova Vicenza | CEP 95180-000

City: Farroupilha

Phone: +55 54 3261 6914

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Know a little bit more about the history of Farroupilha and the Italian immigrants by visiting the museums Casa de Pedra and Casal Mosquetti, and Nova Milano community (Cradle of Italian immigration).

It is located on Domênico Fin St., Nova Vicenza neighborhood. It is a Stone house, built in 1896, used initially as residence by Fin family, and it was also used as commercial house.

The museum has a collection of utensils, furnishings and domestic tools, portraying the life of Italian colonization, besides documents and objects from Farroupilha’s history.

The street in front of it was the big axis of commerce in town in the beginning of the century and it only lost importance after the opening of Estrada de Ferro and Estrada Júlio de Castilhos (two roads) in 1911.

The museum was stablished by the Municipal Law 1.321/83, from September 27th, 1983. It is Historical and Artistic Patrimony of the State and it is coordinated by Education, Culture and Sports Municipal Secretariat.

Visitation Schedule:

From Tuesdays to Fridays, from 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. and from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. On Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

In January and February the service is from Tuesday to Friday at the same time and on Saturdays from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.