The International Museum of the Bagpipe “P. Vecchione”

The Bagpipe Museum is a real-life museum open all year, which holds instruments from pastoral civilization coming both from Scapoli and the Mainarde area, as well from as other Italian regions and from around the world. Exhibited in Palazzo Mancini and dedicated to Pasquale Vecchione, it is one of the most interesting cultural and touristic destinations in the Upper Volturno Valley, thanks to its specificity.


Vico Santa Maria,1 Tel. +390865-954270


The opening times of Museum are the following:

From Friday to Sunday (except public holidays):
– from 10.30 am to 12.00 pm
– from 4.30 pm to 6.00 pm

(IMPORTANT: we inform the visitors that the International Museum of Bagpipe “P. Vecchione” is closed for maintenance works from 4 March 2018 until further notice. We apologize for the inconvenience.)

To visit the Museum during closing days you can have a booking sending an email to with details (day, time, number of visitors) at least one week before the visit.

Full price ticket: 2 Euro
Reduced price ticket: 1 Euro