Museo del Papiro


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The Papyrus Museum is not just a museum exhibition, but engaged in teaching and research, ranging from the origin to the preservation of papyrus scrolls of the River Cyane and the Arethusa Fountain (Syracuse), the enhancement of the historical traditions related to the studies on ancient papyrus manufacturing techniques and the restoration of papyrus documents .

The museum is the promoter of the project Conservative Restoration of the Papyri in Egypt , directed by Corrado Basile, under which various activities are carried out : the missions of restoration of the papyri of the Egyptian Museum in Cairo, the Alexandrine Bibliotheque and the Greek - Roman Museum of Alexandria.

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Via Nizza 14, Siracusa, 96100

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