THEMATIC COLLECTIONS

Measuring, measuring

Room 2

Lombroso put measuring and statistics as the basis of his work. Madness, delinquency, genius were for him phenomena to be studied with experimental methods.

Criminal Minds

Room 6

In this room objects created by the inmates are exhibited such as sculptures in crude clay with scenes that recall the experiences of their creators.

"My Museum"

Room 3

In this central room the historical museum is evocated. At the entrance visitors meet the skeleton of Cesare Lombroso, displayed according to his wish, as expressed in his will.

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