The parks of Villa of Grumello and Villa Sucota newly renovated and with many initiatives…
The two parks with their villas are even more united thanks to a new scenic route which extends upstream of two abstracts, also made possible thanks to the Foundation CÃ d industry, which has made available a portion of the land of his property.
After the requalification measures started in 2015 thanks to the contribution of the Fondazione Cariplo, will be accessible to the structures of the Compendium: the music pavilion, the Limonaia, La Serra and the belvedere.
The Association Villa of Grumello will present the requalification measures more recent, which further enrich the heritage of Grumello by opening new traits of walks and some sites have the honor recently restored, as the Little Chapel Celesia; while in the next few months will be finished the works of recovery of the dock.
This completes the fascinating route of the kilometer of Knowledge (KM_C), a pedestrian route that joins the three splendid villas – Villa Olmo, Villa of Grumello and Villa Sucota – through the paths in the respective parks punctuated by greenhouses, chapels, lemon-houses works of art and botanical rarities.
The kilometer of knowledge is a stretch of the western shore of Lake Como from Villa Olmo – crossing the bridge of the kilometer the road to Cernobbio and skirting the municipal greenhouses – get to Villa of Grumello and Villa Sucota.
The objective is to open to the public and make it more accessible to the seat of the FAR (Villa and park) expanding and developing the activities that distinguish it from thirty years, the study of textiles and research in the field in contemporary art.
The park of Villa Sucota will not only be a splendid place from which to admire the landscape of the lake, but also a lively place of business for the public, such as exhibitions, workshops, guided visits and meetings which aim to combine the themes of environment with the study and practice of textiles and with contemporary creativity.