Balsamic Vinegar has become so key to Modena's economy that a number of municipal 'vinegaries' have opened up, including this one created in 2003 by the Consorteria dell'Aceto Balsamico Tradizionale di Modena to demonstrate how it's done and offer tastings.
Piazza Grande 16/17
Hours guided tours Fri 3.30 & 4.30. Sat & Sun 10.30, 11.30, 3.30 & 4.30. Booking is essential through Modena’s tourist office, +39 0592032660 or online
Adm €2, under 5s free.
Image by Acetaia Comunale