House Museum of traditional beekeeping in Sortino

House Museum of traditional beekeeping in Sortino

Paolino.uccello - CC4.0


Via Vincenzo Gioberti, 5 - Sortino (SR)

The Sortino Traditional Apiculture House Museum, commonly called Casa do fascitraru, is a museum in which a faithful reconstruction of the rooms where the activity of the honey farm took place. The house shows, with guided tours, how the hives were built with ferula comunis, a porous and light wood, and all the operations necessary for the preparation of the honeycomb extraction.
The city of Sortino is in fact renowned for its honey : has a millenary beekeeping tradition.

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