Museo del Bottone

The Button Museum is a unique museum. The collection, with over 8500 buttons, is divided in to 3 sections and “tell” the historical events and anecdotes from 1700 to 1900; also in exhibition the materials and their transformation and curios from the world. The 1st section has about 5000 buttons linked with Italy’s political, social and fashion history in the 1900’s, with references to world history as well. The 2nd section includes about 1300 buttons made in over 50 different materials. The 3rd section has 110 panels with around 1000 buttons from the 18th and 19th centuries, true works of art from the days in which elegant buttons made with precious materials were marks of distinction.