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P.AR.C. - Paleo Archeo Centro
Service Charter and Museum visitors rights
This charter of services and Museum visitor rights is inspired by the definition of museum given in the Decree. No. 41 of 22 January 2004 SO-CALLED "New Code of Cultural Heritage" art.101, paragraph 2: "museum" a permanent structure that acquires, conserves, orders and exposes cultural heritage for educational purposes and study. Each museum has the duty to preserve and make possible the public’s interaction with the cultural heritage it preserves for educational, recreational, and public enjoyment purposes. (Art. 102 of Legislative Decree. No. 41, 22 January 2004).
The Ministry of Cultural Affairs has issued an "Act to address the technical and scientific criteria and standards of museum operation and development" (Legislative Decree 112/98 art. 3 cg; DM 10 May 2001) where 8 of the Museum's operating areas with the relevant requirements and minimum operating standards are identified. Area 7 defines the Museum’s relations with the public. The duty of the Museum is to ensure adequate services to the public, established by standards, resulting in the corresponding rights of the visitor to enjoy the cultural heritage preserved in the Museum.
This charter of services and user rights is also based on indications from the Autonomous Region of Sardinia in Regional Law No. 14 of 09.20.2006 "Regulations regarding cultural heritage, institutions and places of culture", and the quality objectives for museums contained in the "Guidelines for the recognition of museums and museum collections" approved by resolution GR 36, 27/07/2005 (hereafter "Guidelines") and the ICOM (International Council of Museums) in the museum definition and code of ethics.
The Charter of visitor rights emphasizes the fundamental and necessary relationship between the Museum and its public by making explicit and clearly stating the services and related quality levels through which the museum engages with its visitors, in accordance with the relevant Law.
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MISSION OF THE MUSEUM
To protect, investigate, preserve, develop, publicly display and promote awareness of the unique heritage and ethnography of the territory of competence, the knowledge and care of the horse in general and the Giara horse in particular, as well as the collection of ethnographic findings housed in the Museum.
The Museum fulfils this "mission" by being:
LEGAL STATUS AND BODIES OF THE MUSEUM
- The P.AR.C is based in Santu Antine, sn, 08030, Genoni (OR), in a building owned by the municipality of Genoni, protected under the existing cultural heritage legislation.
- Its collections are public cultural property owned by or licensed to the City of Genoni.
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- P.AR.C is a permanent, non-profit organization. The Museum is governed in its operation by an internal Statute and disciplinary regulations.
- Museum departments are covered and described in the statute approved by the city administration with resolution dated 10/18/2013
The museum is accessible:
ACCESSIBILITY AND INTERNAL SECURITY
Compatibly with the human resources available, the Museum is committed to extending opening hours as much as possible, ensuring the opening for 25 hours a week, including Saturdays and Sundays and major holidays.
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Summer visiting hours are from Wednesday to Sunday at 10.00 -13.00, Friday-Saturday and Sunday from 16.00 to 20.00. Wednesday, Thursday, Monday and Tuesday the museum is closed but it can be visited by appointment. During the winter the opening and closing afternoons are brought forward by an hour.
Entry is by payment: cost of the ticket: € 3.50
Discounts: € 2.50 for all young people of the European Union aged between 18 and 25
Free admission for:
European Union citizens under 18 and over 65, school children and their carers.
For exemptions or reductions for specific occupational categories or days and initiatives organised from time to time by the Ministry, ask at the ticket office.
Ticket office: open during Museum visiting hours
Information: phone +393391676863
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RELATIONS WITH THE PUBLIC AND ENJOYMENT OF SERVICES OFFERED
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