Center of the Environmental Education
The Didactical and Directional Centre of the Botanical Garden of Marmore Falls is in the excursion area of the Lower Outlook. The building hosts the operative and scientific structure of the Botanical Garden, the last one is under construction (it has flowerbeds, hothouses, fruit-trees, a little lake for acquatic plants, the labels for botanic witnesses and other). The system is formed by the Directional Centre and by the Botanical Garden, beyond to compose a pleasant, cultural and scientific sphere that is unique in Italy, a work in a area recognized – thanks to its bio-diversity – like “ the Site of a community importance” (SIC). The scientific direction of the structure is entrusted to the University of Perugia.

The Centre, beyond to occupy of the vascular flora study in the Nerina Valley and of Terni, organize the guided tours for tourist groups on the botanical itineraries. In the literary terrace is possible to consult texts with naturalistic and historical arguments while in the scientific laboratory is possible to observe to the microscope-stereoscope parts of plants typical of the area and to consult the herbarium.

The schools, beyond to benefit of the services above cited, in the future could adopt and to take care of some areas of the Botanical Garden today under construction. For teachers, during the period that goes from November to February ( in dates to fix) are expected and refresher course and laboratory exercises, in according to a prepared programme.

The centre is divided in two floors with different rooms, of which three is opened to the public. In the ground floor a local is for office-study, while a second is for scientific laboratory. There are cupboards to put books to know the flora, the vegetation and local history, tables with optical tools (microscopes and stereoscopes) to zoological and botanical observations, botanical painted collections, tools for the drying process of plants and others. In the second floor a room provides by the stereoscope for doing the exercises in groups.

Information and Booking:
Environmental Education Centre: tel. mob. +39 346 1552143 - Operative Coordinator: Francesca Silvani 334 1145212, Lower Outlook ticket-office tel. +39 0744 62982 / fax +39 0744 362231 /e-mail: info@marmorefalls.it / skype cascatamarmore

For booking the guided torus and the activities:

FOR INDIVIDUALS
:
tel. +39 0744 62982
e-mail: prenotazioni@marmorefalls.it

FOR GROUPS AND SCHOOLS:

*The Call Center service is provided by Sistema Museo, a company of ATI 165Marmorefalls
**The call cost from the landline of Telecom Italia, 10 cents each minute VAT included, off the handle, every day, 24/24 h. For calling originated by other operator the prices are indicated from the customer service of the operator used





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Tel. 0744 62982
Fax 0744 362231
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