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Casa Natale Donizetti

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What do you learn from the birthplaces of famous people

The answer is probably not a lot , especially when they have been somewhat sanitised . The basement... read more

Reviewed 28 November 2018
ALISON H
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Harrogate, United Kingdom
Not a must

Donizetti the great composer was born in a very pauvre family. The house itself is nothing special... read more

Reviewed 27 November 2018
545medva
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Budapest, Hungary
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28 Nov 2018
“What do you learn from the birthplaces of famous people”
27 Nov 2018
“Not a must”
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Reviewed 28 November 2018

The answer is probably not a lot , especially when they have been somewhat sanitised . The basement where Donizetti was born and brought up is a good deal cleaner and not cluttered as it would have been when a family of seven children and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ALISON H
Reviewed 27 November 2018

Donizetti the great composer was born in a very pauvre family. The house itself is nothing special even for opera lovers.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 545medva
Reviewed 4 October 2017

historic house sited in the middle age Borgo Canale restored building hosting cultural events, concerts and exhibitions

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Giorgio Vincenz... B
Reviewed 15 May 2012

We are big opera buffs, and Donizetti fans, but the museum is average at best. It is fun to see some of the scores, but think you have to be an opera devotee to derive much pleasure from this museum.

Date of experience: April 2012
Thank Mick L
Reviewed 1 May 2012

You will be shocked to see the miserable house in which one of the greatest composers was born. Two rooms in the basement, without any windows, dark, gloomy. Donizetti was born to a very poor family of workers. It was only some years after his...More

Date of experience: April 2012
Thank Elena-Gioia
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