In collaboration with the Museum of Tasso family and postal history in Camerata Cornello, and Ancai (Associazione nazionale collezionisti annullamenti italiani).
The Museum will be pleased to host the first Italian national Postcrossing meetup on World Postcard Day 1 October 2022.
Hurray! We have the definitive program!
CITY/REGION: Camerata Cornello (Val Brembana, Bergamo) Lombardy, Italy.
MEETUP PLACE: Camerata Cornello, via Orbrembo 20
DATE: World Postcard Day 01.10.2022
TIME: 11:30 -16:30 (Italy timezone)
11:30 We meet in Camerata Cornello (each on their own) in via Orbrembo 20 (Ostello Brembo), then walk to Cornello dei Tasso, one of the “most beautiful villages in Italy” (“borghi più belli d’Italia”) place of origin of the Tasso family (The Club | I Borghi più Belli d'Italia), guided tour of the village and presentation of the history of the Tasso family, founder of the European postal service, by the Museum - comfortable shoes are recommended, the village has architectural barriers (The Tasso Family founder of the European postal service)
13:30 Lunch at Ostello Brembo (reservations required).
In the afternoon the Ostello will reserve a room for our postal activities, we’ll write and sign postcards, and stamp them with the special meetup cancellation mark (service of Poste Italiane from 14:00 to 16:00).
Then we’ll say goodbye.
Sign up is required.
Participation fee: 5 euros as a contribution to expenses (lunch not included).
Signing up as soon as possible as participant number is restricted.
Anyone is welcome to join.
The postcard and the postmark (thanks to @Paulo for the approval):
The postcard and the postmark show one of the arcades of the ancient Via Mercatorum that crosses the village (graphics by M.Grazia Dosio aka Melody1).
We look forward to your registrations!