This distinctive pharmacy, located between the walls of the convent of San Giovanni, probably opened in 1201, although the ... More
Storica farmacia di San Giovanni
This distinctive pharmacy, located between the walls of the convent of San Giovanni, probably opened in 1201, although the current furnishings of the historic shop date from a later time. Three rooms hold shelves filled in the 16th-17th Centuries with small and large vases, flasks, jugs and tankards: the Sala del Fuoco (fire room) has a delivery desk with scales; the Sala dei Mortai (mortar room), frescoed with lunettes showing figures of Hippocrates, Galeno and Avicenna; and the Sala delle Sirene (sirens room), which holds a collection of documents.
This large complex that has incorporated the Palazzo delle Poste since 1909, was originally made up of various houses in
the center of which was the parocchial church of San Michele del Pertugio, which was closed in 1653 and ...
Count Giulio Rangoni, lord of Roccabianca, bought this building from Bartolomeo Cantelli in 1572. It is now home to the
prefecture. In the course of time it became an object of dispute between the heirs, in 1690 part of ...
The Museo Bodoniano is located on the top floor of the historic Palazzo della Pilotta . It is entirely dedicated
to the work of the typographer Giambattista Bodoni who ran the ducal printing house from 1768 onwards, turning it ...
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