Historic Acetaia guided tour


Historic Acetaia is located inside a 16° century tower, and it’s a very exclusive location since it is the only vinegar aging tower in Modena opened to public tours. During this tour you can discover the main steps in the production of Balsamic Vinegar, and the history of this amazing product.

This Acetaia hosts barrels dated back to the beginning of the 20° century all of them still in use for the production of our finest Balsamic Vinegars.
This tour includes a guided tasting of 5 different Balsamic Vinegars. The tasting is done using ceramic spoons, and it’s conducted by our Balsamic Vinegar professional tasters.

Please, contact us by email before purchasing your tour to check the availability, and to arrange day and time of your visit.


Additional information

No. of people

min 2 – max 8 people


1 hour

Day of the tour

Tuesday to Saturday


10:00, 11:30, 14:30, 16:00, 17:30

Guide Language

English, Italian

Free entrance

under 14


The Historic Acetaia is settled in 3 different floors of an ancient tower served by narrow stairs. The tour is not recommended to guests with mobility difficulties or claustrophobia.

Cancellation policy

Rimborso per cancellazione 24 ore prima dell'inizio del tour