Museum of the historical sketch in Calenzano

The Museum

The Museo del Figurino Storico of Calenzano, is a small museum born in 1981 In 2004 the collection was moved to the premises of the Castle of Calenzano, a collection formed over the years through donations and loans from collectors and model makers.

It is a collection that exhibits remarkable and detailed models that start from the Assyrians, up to the Second World War.

Over the years, the museum born from the passion of modelers and collectors, has been transformed from a museum for adults and experts in the sector, to a museum for children and model-making lovers .

The interest and uniqueness of the museum is to be able to explain and illustrate history in a pleasant way through modeling, which is why the museum has been called the Museum of the Historical Figure.

This place contains the interests of young and old, adults relive the passions and games of childhood and adolescence, while children can see the story in miniature. < / p>

The museum is stocked with materials like helmets, shields, bows and arrows that kids can use to dress up and play.

  • The Museum
  • History of the Soldier
  • Exhibition Path
  • Didactics

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Explain and illustrate history through modeling: this is the characteristic that makes the Museum of Historical Figures unique. , born in 1981 and since 2004 based in the heart of Calenzano Alto, inside the premises of the medieval castle.

The collection inside the museum rooms is a rare treasure in Italy.

Over the years the museum, born from the passion of model makers, has transformed from a museum for experts in the sector to a museum for young and old lovers of model making.