The translation is provided by Edoardo Ciprandi and Ikram Brini from Liceo Scientifico Galileo Galilei (Legnano)

The ecomuseum is museum of the community. Only the participation of the people legitimizes its existence. The ecomuseum of Parabiago is a agreement between peoples and institutions for the care and the good use of landscape and the living community heritage. Join us!

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What can we do together?

#CondiVivo Parabiago


#CondiVivo Parabiago ("Share and live" Parabiago) to build communities and release energies!
Join us: suggest idea and help to realize environmental restoration projects in order to make Parabiago a wonderful town!


-Get informed to activate a cooperation agreement,
-fill in the form for a short-term cooperation agreement
-or for a cooperation pact,
-write us

Don't you know what to do? 
Look at the map of the opportunities of cooperation

See what we have already done

Read the brochure (by Luca & Emanuele from Legnano's from Bernocchi high school) 

Read the brochure (by Francesca Donati - Ist. Maggiolini high school, Parabiago)

What we have done

The activated cooperation agreements 

For transparent administration and dynamic citizenship.

Patto fiume Olona The Ecomuseo took on the role of enabling a complex network of actors that has allowed people to recognize the community heritage, to take care of it, to manage and restore it through collaboration agreements that have been realized releasing human and financial resources.

The municipal guidelines and the activated agreements

Food for body, eyes and soul

Cultural paths 3.0.

Parabiago 3.0Since 2015 the Ecomuseum has activated a project aimed at the creation of new thematic ethnographic paths in order to implement the system  “Parabiago 3.0 - Percorrere, fruire, condividere il patrimonio culturale (travel, enjoy, share the cultural heritage)" 

Dedicated page

Parabiago 3.0

Travel, enjoy, share the cultural heritage.

Parabiago 3.0Since 2012 the Ecomuseo has activated a project whereby, through the internet and the modern mobile phones, visitors can visit the ecomuseum and know the cultural and natural heritage. Inhabitants and visitors can walk the thematic itineraries and participate to the improvement of the project. 
Dedicated page


The free encyclopedia.

Wiki loves monumentsTexts of our parish maps are token from wikipedia. The Ecomuseo has contributed to improve the encyclopedia's pages that are dedicated  to Parabiago. Join us throughout this work. You can start from these pages:

Ecomuseo di Parabiago - Parabiago - Parco dei Mulini - Mulini ad acqua del fiume Olona - The ecomuseo's coordinator's sandbox including the missing terms that are to complete/improve.

Wiki loves monuments

Worldwide photography contest about the cultural patrimony.

Wiki loves monumentsSince 2012 Parabiago's Ecomuseum has taken part in this worldwide photography contest with 33 monuments. Since 2016 the Mulini (mills) Park has participated too. The contestant's photographies are published on Wikimedia Commons, the Wikipedia  multimedia database.

Dedicated page

Monitoring wildlife

The river renaissance has to be monitored.

Parabiago 3.0The monitoring of the wildlife, in the northern part of the Mulini (Mills) Park is in progress by LIPU of Parabiago association. All data are uploaded into the participatory citizen science platform If you are a naturalist "for love" take part in the monitoring too!

Go to dedicated website or write us.

World Listening Project

Listening world day.

World listening projectSince 2011 Parabiago's Ecomuseum has taken part in the project  by through listening walks. All the  registrations that have been sent to the ecomuseum are uploaded on radios, sound worldmap.  

Discover how to participate in the dedicated page

Didactic routes

Knowing, respecting, spreading, involving.

DidatticaSince 2006 educational projects have been carried out with guys who involve their parents and grandparents too and, in some cases, acquaintances and the elderly of the rest home.

Take part in the didactic routes

Memory bank

Knowing past to a good design of future

DidatticaParticipate by sending photos, audio and video recordings, drawings, maps, interviews, writings and insights on the material and immaterial community heritage. See thousands of documents already available on the website.

Go to the webpage

Timeline of the participation

Linea del tempo

Linea del tempo

Agreement for the care and enhancement of agroecosystems and the supplying of local products

To address everyone's action towards globally shared goals.

Patto fiume OlonaOn the 23rd of March of 2016 the Agreement for the care and enhancement of the agroecosystems and the supplying of local products was signed so that Olona river, Bozzente stream, Villoresi canal and their territories in the Alto-Milanese resume to perform the ecological, economic and cultural functions.

The agreement

Dedicated page

Other projects of Mulini park

The Pact for the Olona river

To address everyone's action towards globally shared goals.

Patto fiume OlonaOn the 6th June 2013 the Pact for Olona river was signed by the partners of the project "From the park's map to the realization of the nets" and the concerned people. Hence the net formed by the partners has realized a large variety of actions and there are various projects in progress along the Park.

Pact for Olona river

Page dedicated to the progress estate of the Pact

Projects of Mulini Park

Redevelopment of open space

Qualify the open spaces in urban and peri-urban environments.

PLIS MuliniSince 2012 a path for the participation in the project of peri-urban open spaces along Olona river has been realized.

Dedicated page "From the park's map to the realization of the nets"

Book game

A trip in Parabiago's history.

Scuola fantastica

 In 2011 Manzoni primary school started researches about their history from which an e-book derived; on the other hand in 2013, due to the collaboration of a lot of people and students, the libro game "School is fantastic: from the origins to the first day of school" has been realized.

Dedicated page   

How Mills Park and the parish map are born

A participation path for the re-development of the landscape beside the Olona river.

mappa PLIS MuliniIn 2008 the Mulini (Mills) Park was recognized and in 2011 the parish map of the Park was realized with the same methodology used for the map of Parabiago  Ecomuseum; the purpose is the realization of the  inventory of the community heritage and the planning of actions for local development. 

PLIS Mills Park

Actions Plan

Mills Park's parish map: front, back

Interactive Parish Map

Parish and sound map

To celebrate Parabiago past and present... it's dedicated to its future

mappa interattiva ParabiagoIn 2008 the interactive map was realized with a deep analysis about the heritage shown on the parish map. Beyond the participation of the Forum and the scholastic and cultural Institutions, the map is based on the information produced through Wikipedia that is going to be implemented.

Furthermore the sound map had been realized due to listening walks through Parabiago public areas.

Interactive parish map

Sound map

How landscape Ecomuseo and the parish map are born

An agreement with which the community is working to take care of the landscape.

ecomuseo ParabiagoIn 2007 a public forum, the Technical and Political Committee, different partners and Parabiago public and private schools were involved in shapeing the Ecomuseum of lanscape of Parabiago and the parish map.

Ecomuseo's Forum

Parish Map