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Anybody visited the Pasta Museum in Rome?

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shellymck Sep 29, 2006 11:03 PM

Has anyone been to the Pasta Museum in Rome? Is it worth a detour?
Thanks much.

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    condiment Oct 5, 2006 11:24 PM

    It is a swell one-hour museum, heavy on the kitsch but delicious. It is just a few yards from San Crispino, which makes possibly the best gelato in Rome, and not much farther from the estimable Al Moro, a wonderful if rather expensive old-style trattoria once frequented by Fellini and de Chirico.

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      chow_sharon Sep 30, 2006 12:36 PM

      Sure - it was good fun. Difficult to locate, but worth the adventure. We went when it had recently opened - so this was a few years ago. They supply headsets with translated talking tours. Probably one-two hours is plenty, since it is a small museum.

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