Description of the museum : Museum of Padre Pio
The museum is located in comune di Pietrelcina in the province of Benevento.
The museum is located inside the Capuchin Convent of Pietrelcina and tells the story of Padre Pio’s life. Some objects and relics belonging to the Saint are kept here, such as: the cradle in which he was born, the writing desk, the notebook he used during lessons at school, some stoles and gowns, chalices, purification vessels, etc.
It is also possible to admire the paintings by Francesco Gentile, a pictorial expression of the environment that provided a relevant setting for the story of Padre Pio.
Convento dei Cappuccini 82020 Pietrelcina (BN)
Open from Monday to Sunday from 09.00 to 13.00 and from 15.30 to 18.00.