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Segantini 15: Museum regiunal Savognin

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Museum von aussen.

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Regional museum in the former farmhouse. In the crest are wagons, sledges and devices (e.B. a plough), which can be found in Segantini's pictures.

Segantini 15: Museum regiunal Savognin

Veia Curvanera 8, 7460 Savognin

Description

The museum regiunal Savognin offers an insight into the everyday farming life and the life of the ancestors of Savognin's inhabitants. At times, special exhibitions provide a deeper insight into past times.

Rural life in the 19th century

In the middle of the 19th century there were about 90 farms in Savognin. Most of the inhabitants were full farmers. All kept animals and cultivated fields and gardens for self-sufficiency. Cows, pigs, sheep and chickens supplied dairy products, eggs and meat. In addition to cereals and potatoes, hemp and flax were grown. The income came from the cattle trade. This was used to buy products that could not be produced by the company itself, such as salt, sugar, coffee, flour and tools. Most of the tools as well as clothes and shoes were made in the village.

In 1880 there were 504 people living in Savognin. In addition to the farmers, there were about 50 people with other professions, such as carpenters, butchers, servants and maids.

opening hours

Summer: The museum is open on Tuesdays from 19.30 - 21.00, and on Thursdays from 15.00 - 18.00.
Winter: Tuesdays from 16.30 - 18.00
For groups and schools, visits are also possible by appointment to Lisbeth Wasescha on 081 684 10 20 at other times.


info@museumsavognin.ch
www.museumsavognin.ch

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