Visit one of the oldest confectionary shops in Europe on this guided visit to Pietro Romanengo fu Stefano in Genoa’s Old Town. Open since the late-18th century, the beloved Genoa shop went on to court the attentions of kings, queens, composers such as Giuseppe Verdi and other A-listers from around the world. Meet Pietro Romanengo, the shop’s 7th-generation owner, and hear how candy is still made according to traditional recipes and techniques.
A 1-hour tour of Europe’s oldest confectionery shop
Find out how the shop’s owners have made candied fruits and chocolates for centuries
Meet Pietro Romanengo or one of the other family owners as you tour the multilevel shop
Taste seasonal sweets such as candied fruits, fondants and bonbons
Learn about the intriguing history of the shop and the famous people who have been there