Mortadella, the bologna sausage, is one of the most popular delicacies of the city.
The name originates from the word “myrtatum”, which meant in the Roman period, a sausage with both the lean and fat parts of the pork and huge black pepper grains.
The rooms of the Municipal Art Collection in the Palazzo D’Accursio in Piazza Maggiore house the most beautiful and interesting works of art representing the unique preferences and wealth of the noble families that resided in the palace from the 16th to the 18th centuries.
Many music events are featured in the Unterlinden Museum, and not just lovely interesting exhibits! Visiting this medieval museum is a must when touring the historic picturesque city of Colmar in Alsace.