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Museo Della Grande Guerra 1914-1918

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Excellent museum, touching family history!

This place is a must do while in town. It is packed with artifacts from the war and the story... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
NinaW2000
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Amazing little museum . Full of ww1 artifacts showing the horror of war in thus area. Advise you... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
jeaniedix
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Cumbria, England
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Localita Passo Valparola SNC | Passo Falzarego - Valparola, 32043 Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

This place is a must do while in town. It is packed with artifacts from the war and the story behind how this place came to be a museum is truly touching! I am happy I was able to visit the place. The views are...More

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Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Amazing little museum . Full of ww1 artifacts showing the horror of war in thus area. Advise you to buy 'a grandfather tells the story of ww1' My husband and myself read it during our holiday to the dolomites. It explained the complicity, stupidity and...More

Thank jeaniedix
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Rain and mist. The goal was to see the museum and the trenches. The view from the top of Marmolada is spectacular (if not obscured by cloud) the museum is fantastic. You’ll get a short but violent history lesson. And a important lesson for all...More

Thank Strow70
Reviewed 30 June 2018

We went for a hike near here. We just happened to pass by and stopped in. Very impressive collection of artifacts from the war. Detailed history of the war and the hardships of the soldiers as well as the local people. Glad we stopped by!

Thank MikeCoyne2012
Reviewed 17 September 2017

My wife and I visited here for about ninety minutes on Friday Sept.15. We were on a visit of the Dolomite Road and I knew there had been very frecious fighting in this area during the First World War. This is not a fancy place,...More

Thank ChamL
Reviewed 13 September 2017

Fascinating not only for the WWI artifacts and history, but for the building in which it is housed -- a bombed out fortress. So the war artifacts are housed, literally, within another artifact. Definitely worth a visit! Closed between noon and 2 pm.

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Reviewed 24 August 2017

It is an interesting visit to see a private collection of many different WWI relics and vestiges. The museum is no really big and it won't take more than 1 hour to take a good look at it. It is also well set and it...More

Thank Tamborilaire
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Fascinating collection of articles from WWI. It was included as part of a guided tour of the area. If your on your own, not sure whether the museum offers tours. Would be a lot less interesting without a guided tour.

Thank sambucca45
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Outside Austria and Italy, the Dolomite theatre of war is generally overlooked, but this museum really gets to grips with the lives of the troops and the hideous difficulties in which these extraordinary men fought in the high mountains. The huge range of exhibits, especially...More

Thank frigate
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Driving the Falzarego, and the Valparola above it give you incredible vistas of several different ranges in the magnificent Dolomiti. Scenic, with old artillery pieces, several cable tram lifts and Inn/cafes at the tops of the passes make these drives unforgettable if you are a...More

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Response from Strow70 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, No. Its open between June and September. And yes they have guided tours.
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