Espaci Occitan, the Museum and Institute of Occitan Studies

In Dronero, a journey into the Occitan world

The Espaci Occitan Institute of studies (Occitan Space) in Dronero is a centre that collects documents on Occitan culture located at the mouth of the Maira Valley.

It has a book library and media library available to the public and hosts the educational museum “Sòn de Lenga” (Sound museum of the Occitan language) which, through a multimedia and ethnographic path offers visitors a virtual journey to discover the Occitan language through the ages that has been significant in the birth and development of Occitan culture and language. A recommended visit to explore and interpret the dynamics and characteristics that make Occitan identity a distinctive feature of this land.

Contact info

Wednesdays: 3-6 p.m.;
Thursdays and Fridays: 9 a.m.-12 p.m, 3-6 p.m.;
Saturdays: 9 a.m.-12 p.m.
For visits to the Museum (until May 30): by appointment for groups of more than 15 persons.

[ torna su ] - Comune di Saluzzo - p.iva: 00244360046 - - Co-finanziato con il Fondo di Sviluppo e Coesione PAR-FSC 2007 - 2013