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Museo-Laboratorio di Vetrate Artistiche Moretti Caselli

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So beautiful

A lovely personal tour,. I had no idea how complicated the process was, and was amazed by the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chester, United Kingdom
Really cool place

I thought this place was fabulous. Maddalena gave us the tour of the workshop and home that make up... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
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Museo Laboratorio Moretti Caselli making and restoration of stained glass windows and of works of artSince 1860, for five generations, a family of artists has been making painted and baked stained-glass windows in the historic centre of Perugia.The...more
Via Fatebenefratelli 2, 06121, Perugia, Italy
+39 340 776 5594
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A lovely personal tour,. I had no idea how complicated the process was, and was amazed by the talents of the stained glass painters.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

I thought this place was fabulous. Maddalena gave us the tour of the workshop and home that make up the museum. Fabulous to see the preserved living space from the 1500s and working space from the 1800s, as well as learn about the process of...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

We were lucky enough to be able to organise a last minute tour with Paola. She shared facts, anecdotes, history and techniques with us. It was so interesting, definitely the highlight of our trip and not to be missed.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

the visit is fascinating, and somewhat moving, as eventually, you realize, that you are witnessing, what is probably a vanishing art-form. The the old patrons of this art, are gone, and have not been replaced. In Japan, similar masters of the old arts, are considered...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Maddalena F, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Museo-Laboratorio di Vetrate Artistiche Moretti Caselli, responded to this reviewResponded 30 September 2018

We thank you so much for your kind comments which support us in trying to preserve this art started by our ancestors. Even if there are many difficulties we still make stained glass windows with the style we learnt from Francesco Moretti and his relatives....More

Reviewed 27 September 2018 via mobile

We have been touring northern Italy for 3 weeks now and this visit has been a real highlight. Even though we knew it had excellent reviews we were still quite spellbound by our visit. We had a tour for just the 2 of us -...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 10 July 2018

The visit to this studio/workshop was the absolute highlight of a wonderful 3-day visit to Perugia in late May 2018. It is only open a couple times a week for dropping in, but one can call to schedule a private tour with Maddalena - the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

This was a fascinating tour learning about this family's involvement in making and restoring stained glass windows and works of arts for five generations. The pieces of art that we saw were beautiful!! Highly recommend!

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 10 May 2018

I expected to see a workshop with lots of people handling hot glass and piecing together small bits of glass into stained glass windows. What I saw was the highest form of this art, where images and scenes are painted on glass with special pigments...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 19 February 2018

My husband and I felt so fortunate to have been accepted on a private tour of this wonderful family museum of a stained glass window workshop. Our email inquiring about a tour was answered the same day for a tour two days later. How fortunate...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 12 December 2017

The Museo offers a guided tour - ours was with a man of the fifth generation of the Moretti family. Giorgio was fluent and well-spoken in English, and was full of information about the development of Moretti's stained glass method and the many steps in...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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11 May 2015|
Response from Maddalena F | Property representative |
I apologize for the late reply but I saw just now the message. Daily by appointment (Sundays and holidays included). T. 3407765594 or 0755720017. On Tuesdays 10 a.m. - 1 p.m. without appointment. You need about an 1 hour... More
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