IL MUSA MUSEUM OF THE SANCTITY OF WATER AND HOLY WATER FONTS

IL MUSA MUSEUM OF THE SANCTITY OF WATER AND HOLY WATER FONTS

San Rocco oratory, fronte via G.B. Maggia 35, Pettinengo

Opening hours: reach out to www.piccolafata.it

The church of S. Rocco in Livera in Pettinengo has hosted the MUSA – museum of the sanctity of water and holy water fonts, for over two years now.

Discover the holy water fontscollected over the yearsby Sergio Trivero, a Biellese historian and a resident of Pettinengo. The scholar has focused on various aspects of devotion in the Biellese area for years, together with Angelo Stefano Bessone.

The collection was the work of the local administration and parish of Pettinengo, together with DocBi, Pacefuturo, Piccola Fata and the organization for the promotion of the territory of Vaglio Pettinengo. It is also to be considered “community work”, since several holy water fonts were brought back from travels from Sergio’s friends…