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Monumento alla Resistenza Europea

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War memorial to the resistance

Quite an interesting war memorial to the resistance with different parts for different countries... read more

Reviewed 3 March 2016
MattBenson
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Sudbury
Let your tears flow freely

This is a monument to resistance fighters and others who were murdered in WW2. Personal last... read more

Reviewed 5 June 2018
bonsi7
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bardolino
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| Lungolago Mafalda di Savoia, 22100, Como, Italy
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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

This is a monument to resistance fighters and others who were murdered in WW2. Personal last thoughts in script letters on bronze translated into several languages nearby. In addition there are staircases leading nowhere of which each step is steeper than the previous one. Take...More

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Reviewed 16 September 2017

I probably wouldn't have seen this monument if it hadn't been for the fact that half of the promenade was closed along the water north and west of Como. You had to almost actually walk through the monument to get around the barricade set up.

Thank henry v
Reviewed 3 September 2017

The monument is modern and you may or may not like the interpretation of the art, however, you cannot fail to be moved by the reproductions of letters (translated into several languages) sent by the resistance fighters who were killed by the Nazis during WW2.

Thank RobertFGCarter
Reviewed 22 August 2017

It seems just like every other memorial monument you've ever seen: but just wait to walk on those stairs...

Thank Fanta S
Reviewed 15 June 2017

Located in a green park by Lake Como. The stones here were brought from Nazi's concentration camps and from the city of Hiroshima- Japan. On the bronze parts of this monument, are written words of peoples from WWII.

Thank Sharon_zz
Reviewed 22 October 2016

This monumento reminds us of a sad part in Europe's history: In a pleasant setting we can read some quotes of people who died in world war two.

Thank BURGWIN
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

I have rarely been more moved by a single structure that this one. Truely worth the visit and the experience. It brings reality and sacrifice back to the traveller. For those who gave their tomorrows so we can enjoy our today's. Please visit.

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Reviewed 3 March 2016

Quite an interesting war memorial to the resistance with different parts for different countries. Well worth a quick visit.

1  Thank MattBenson
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