The Museum Of Astronomy Of Collurania
The Museum of Astronomy Collurania is built in a hill, near Teramo. The museum houses the astronomical observatory, one of the most important in Italy. The complex was founded by astronomer Vincenzo Cerulli between 1890 and 1893. The museum presents a collection of historical instruments inside the observatory. The material has undergone a process of restoration and cataloging in order to be exposed and enjoyed by visitors. The exhibition material bears witness to the history and the evolution of astronomy and astrophysics research. The museum offers guided tours and workshops curated by specialized to make enjoyable and educational visit. In addition, the museum organizes educational workshops for children and schools.