Visit to the Foundation
The Foundation makes accessible its historic, cultural, and artistic
patrimony to researchers, students, and to the general public. It
organises guided visits for groups, agencies, conferences, and school
and university students. A visit to the Micol Fontana Foundation, led
by one of our experts, entails:
In the program of the visit it is possible to add a demonstration
lesson from the fashion seminars organised by the Foundation together
with experienced teachers.
- an explanation of the history of the Sorelle
Fontana fashion house including the various stages that contributed to
the development of Italian high fashion
- a visit to the archive of vintage dresses designed for celebrities or for high fashion collection;
- a showing of a vast collection of sketches from
the 1940s to today, samples of embroidery, photographs of models and
illustrious people who frequented the Sorelle Fontana atelier.
The visits can be booked by appointment.