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Museum of Handmade paper
It celebrates the long-established paper manufacturing history of Amalfi, one of the first centres of paper making in Europe. The museum is an old paper mill converted into a museum in 1969 by the will of Milano’s, one of Amalfi’s famous for being involved in the production and manufacture of paper. Located in the Mill Valley, in the inner city of Minori, houses the machinery and equipment used in the old mill to make paper by hand. The first floor has been set up an exhibition of documentary photographs and prints and a library containing books on the theme of production techniques. The guided tour included the opportunity to attend the live production of a sheet of paper of Amalfi.