Luogo - Museum
Museo di Specchia - Dalla civiltà contadina al museo del bosco e delle fonti rinnovabili
Where Contrada comunale Casina Croci, Specchia (Lecce)
The Municipal Museum of Specchia, caring to tradition and the environment was born in a city that boasts a long history in the protection of its territory and in efforts to promote renewable energy technology. Inside in fact, three main themes are developed: the farming culture, the forest and renewable sources. In Specchia the relationship between man, nature and energy has always been very close, starting from the natural domestic use of energy (the fireplace and the wood) to the development of the local economy through the production of coal centrally, needed also to provide the local town with gas which was closed in 1938.