Yesterday was inaugurated the Museum of Toirre Windmills Pacheco.
In this museum, which is located in the Performing Arts Center of Torre-Pacheco (CAES), you can see the history of Mills Association Wind Torre-Pacheco, as well as the history of the milling tradition in our region to through photographs, vane, pans, a representation of how wheat, mannequins, showing traditional clothing ... endless things that show the history of this great office was threshed.
At the opening of the Mayor of Torre Pacheco, Daniel García Madrid, the president of the Association of Wind Mills Torre-Pacheco, Antonio Pagan and several councilors, rosemary and millers parties mills Torre-Pacheco was present .
In the municipality of Torre-Pacheco mills are 14 feet, 10 of which retain only the tower and the other four in perfect condition, given its recent restorations.
The Department of Tourism offers visitors a journey back through his Route Windmills, where the tradition of milling and life of rural people dependent Cartagena of these giant wind is collected.
The Wind Mills Association Torre Pacheco, and according to its charter, is a non-profit and limited to the town of Torre Pacheco, with the end of the same research and study of Windmills both its historical, artistic, cultural, mechanical and anthropological aspect;
the information and knowledge in the restoration and construction collaboration;
dissemination and promotion of Windmills, collaborating with other Associations and Institutions;
and in general all those actions for the conservation of the mills and the dissemination of knowledge, cultural, historical and artistic values â€‹â€‹of Windmills as Assets of Tourist Interest.
The Wind Mills Association Torre Pacheco was born in 2000 and currently has over 160 members.
Source: Ayuntamiento de Torre Pacheco