The Gabro Family
THE MUSEUM AND THE TERRITORY
The history of the Oil Mill Gabro shows a particular attention towards respect for the territory and tradition.
The realization of the Museum is the last piece of a complex corporate design that aims to enhance the historical and enogastronomic heritage of Sibaritide.It is a particularly rich territory.
The fraction of Lauropoli, the ancient Cossa degli Enotri, stands in an area that is characterized by the massive presence of cultural and environmental heritage: the Archaeological Park of Sibaritide, just 13 km away and tangible manifestation of the splendor and magnificence of the Magna Greece; the National Archaeological Museum of Sibaritide, which is located near the Park, within which it is possible to admire various archaeological finds from a historical period that starts from the protohistoric era of Magna Graecia to reach the Roman civilization; the Pollino mountain range; the Ionian sea; sandy beaches; the scent of pine forests; the Caves of Sant’Angelo.
A heritage that makes the area in which the Park stands a must for any tourist. The Museo dell’Olio Gabro fits harmoniously in this territory and offers the visitor a privileged view point from which to get in touch with the culture of Sibaritide.