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Olive Oil Museum

 

Hours: Monday to Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday and Saturday from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Individual ticket €2, groups and retirees €1. Children up to 12 years free.

Tel. 964 71 32 54.

The old mill of the Belluga building houses the Segorbe Oil Museum, an innovative Interpretation Center that offers visitors the chance to discover the culture of the olive tree, enter the world of precious liquid gold in an encounter with the Mediterranean essence of more than 7,000 years old.

The museum display of machinery and utensils used in the different tasks, using interactive audiovisual systems, recreates the traditional process of making olive oil and its evolution throughout history.

The Segorbe Oil Museum a world of yellow, green and ocher impressions sliding down walls of light between stories of man, where oil represents the essence of wisdom.

Delving into the world of oils is quite an experience and at the same time a must for lovers of good cuisine.

If food is of essential importance in health, the Mediterranean diet, based on olive oil, has been valued by the most distinguished specialists as miraculous.

To end the tour, a tribute to a unique olive tree, "La Morruda", relating its ancient history with that of Segorbe.