Museo Il Forno di Tavernole (Furnace Museum)

Via Forno Fusorio, 1 - Tavernole sul Mella

The furnace in Tavernole (15th century) is one of the most important monuments of industrial archaeology in the Brescia region. The museum describes the history of charcoal-based iron and steel industry. The museum also contains the “Ganzola” collection, which includes objects representing the noble art of “ferrarezze” – iron work – in the 16th 19th centuries.

Museo Il Forno fusorio di Tavernole

Paid entrance


  • From 18 September to 30 April (Sundays and holidays): from 3:00pm to 6:00pm
  • May, June, July, and from 4 to 11 September (Sundays and holidays): from 3:00pm to 7:00pm
  • August – Saturdays, Sunday, and holidays: 3:00pm – 7:00pm

Tickets: Full price € 3.00; Reduced € 2.00 (7-18 years old, over 60, members of the military, groups of 15 paying people or more). Free children 0-6 years old, people with disabilities, residents in the municipalities participating in Trompia Valley Museum System: Bovegno, Bovezzo, Brione, Caino, Collio, Concesio, Gardone V.T., Irma, Lodrino, Marcheno, Marmentino, Nave, Pezzaze, Polaveno, Sarezzo, Tavernole s/Mella, Villa Carcina, Ome.

Schools and groups: (min 15 – max. 25 people) the museum is open every day upon reservation. Please contact Trompia Valley Information Center: tel: +39.360.1030495 |


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