1000 Year Old Bell FoundryMy grandfather’s cousin’s have been making bells for 1000 years in the oldest continuous family business in Europe. Barely changed since, you can watch the artists at work, as Ivo carefully describes the 3-month process.
Ancient Samnite Ruins
Italy’s Finest Coppersmiths
Copper was the mainstay of the economy, with Italy’s best coppersmiths hand finishing work from 5 foundries. The tradition survives today, and you can hear Franco tell the story in Italian with great passion and pride.