The anchovy museum tells the story of this small legendary fish today. Designed and built by the Balistreri brothers to defend the ancient art of fishing and salting anchovies. The first part of the museum tells the life of the ancient Sicilian companies for the processing of the catch through the ancient lithographic stones and the historic tin boxes, the tools for fishing and for the conservation of the fish. The second part of the museum is dedicated to the art “Sard’Art” the art in the ancient sardines (boats used until the 1960s for the fishing of sardines and anchovies). The Museum of the Anchovy of Aspra is located in Via Cotogni, 1 (at the end of Via Gabriele D’Annunzio) Aspra.
Ticket Cost € 4,00
It can be visited by appointment from Monday to Friday from 09.30 to 12.30 and from 16.30 to 19.00. Saturday from 09.30 to 12.30 For info contact the number 0039 091 956271