The sawmill ”La Sia”
Guided visit to the venetian sawmill of Penìa di Canazei, organised by the Ladin Museum
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Programme: at Penìa di Canazei "La Sia" is found, a piston Venetian water sawmill, standing according to ancient documentation since the XVI century but today found with a structure dating back to 1929. Restoration in 1985-1988 put it back in motion, so it can still be used today by the inhabitants.
Timetables: on Thursdays at 11.00 a.m. (1 hour).
Reservation required by the Ladin Museum within 7.00 p.m. on the previous day. Meeting point at the sawmill in "Strèda de Ciamp Trujan".
Price: € 3,00; free for Val di Fassa Guest Card owners.
Please note: the timetable and the rules for participation in the guided visits could be subject to change in order to guarantee and protect the health of the participants, in compliance with the directions of the Italian Ministry of Health to restrain and manage the epidemiological emergency.
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