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Ex Stabilimento Florio delle Tonnare di Favignana e Formica

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A pice of Italian History

What an eye opener into the Famiglia Florio. WHat an eye opener into the influence the family had... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Alberto D
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An impressive place of the fishing industry and lost ritual

The Florio building, now a very special and rich testimony of its past, is an absolute must when... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2018
ilinca m
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Via Giovanni Amendola 29, 91023, Sicily, Italy
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

What an eye opener into the Famiglia Florio. WHat an eye opener into the influence the family had on the history of Siciliy - from Favigana to Palermo to the whole of Sicily. And what a time travel back into the beautiful ART of Tuna...More

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Reviewed 27 June 2018 via mobile

The Florio building, now a very special and rich testimony of its past, is an absolute must when visiting the island of Favignana. A short walk away from the harbor, its location already puts the gulf into a new perspective. Allow around an hour to...More

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Reviewed 10 June 2018 via mobile

The visit was stunningly interesting, especially thanks to Francesca "la figlia dell'operaio" who perfectly explained us the history of this building and people who used to manage it and live in it. It's awesome how locals are emotionally attached to the history of this building.

Thank Alfio C
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

A very special visit to this fantastic museum! We loved it! A special place to discover the history of the tuna fishing industry was not that long ago. The guides are very knowledgable. A real must to understand the history of Favignana.

1  Thank SuziePoint
Reviewed 4 June 2018 via mobile

We visited the old Tonnara Florio in a day when the entrance was free - 1st Sunday of each month. The place is really big, well maintained and with nice and innovative solutions to engage the visitors and guide them through the story of the...More

Thank Laura T
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

The museum is fantastic, very well done and extremely interesting both to learn the life of Favignana in the last decades than for history of battles of 200a.c. A must do in Favignana

Thank paolovbossi
Reviewed 4 November 2017

I spent a couple of days in the restored, old tuna factory in Favignana. Beautiful rooms, spectacular history, surroundings, sights and stories. Modern function in an ancient setting.

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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Very good guiding thru, only in fast italian. Worth of every cent. Take at least one hour, but it isn't boring. I have read comments about it, so I was prepared to it. The last part was little too long and the music during the...More

Thank Jelica04
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Had a brilliant visit. Very interesting and informative . Zio Pepe and Rosaria were great . An absolute must if visiting this island.

Thank Mena R
Reviewed 26 September 2017

Having enjoyed the story of tuna processing from catch to can, we were astounded by the little museum on site. There we saw a collection of naval rams from boats 200 BC. The Italian tour guide was informative and spoke with an Australian accent. This...More

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