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Kobarid Museum (Kobariski muzej)

Gregorciceva ulica 10, Kobarid 5222, Slovenia
+386 5 389 00 00
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Kobarid Museum displays exhibits on the events that occurred during World War I on the Soška fronta - Isonzo Front. It covers two and a half years of static fighting and portrays in detail the 12th Isonzobattle, also known as the Caporetto breakthrough. The latter is one of the major battles in the history of mankind having taken place in hillyterrain.
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“world war” (16 reviews)
“short film” (4 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Gregorciceva ulica 10, Kobarid 5222, Slovenia
+386 5 389 00 00

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We visited this museum and saw the film and many of the displays. A guy with an excellent knowledge of many of the pertinent aspects of this Austrian Hungarian and Italian conflict was a great guide for us non Europeans who needed so much explained...More

Thank ChristchurchStewarts
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Kobarid (KOH-bar-reed) Museum is a hidden gem is an excellent WWI Museum, a must for history buffs!. It presents to visitors historical events that took place along the Soca River during the First World War. It is a very extensive museum on three floors with...More

Thank WImom
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting museum on local involvement in WWI. There is an associated trail in the area with historical stops as well as a beautiful waterfall hike.

Thank jalowu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Most of the museum and its artifacts memorialize WWI. If you are a history buff or an Ernest Hemmingway fan (Farewell to Arms) – this museum is made for you. Yes, part of the exhibition is a bit disheartening – but war is by definition...More

1  Thank Shalom M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Interesting museum were you really should visit before you start to make hiking on the nearest mountains.

Thank Juho-Viljami K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My history-loving daughter and I spent about 2 hours looking at photos and reading the first-hand accounts of life on the front. We also watched a 15-minute video that better explained where the battles took place and how the front changed over time. This part...More

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

We arrived as part of a Rick Steves tour. It was a rainy and thunderous morning and we were greeted kindly by one of the museum's founders. This man gave us a very thorough tour of the museum, and was able to offer many personal...More

Thank Shari W
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

What a fantastic overview. We were lucky enough to catch a guided tour and it was very well explained with insightful comments and information. The museum is based around the notion that war is painful and useless for everyone involved. It aims to present an...More

1  Thank Ludionthemove
Reviewed 23 April 2017

I spent one hour the first day reading avidly the excerpts from WW1 soldiers' diaries, looking at sad and heartening photos of the butchery and bravery of the WW! soldiers. I went there again the following day and spent another 2 hours soaking in the...More

1  Thank Slobodan M
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Just fabulous - helps if you are a WWI buff. Otherwise just brilliant. Great exhibits and fantastic terrain models that clearly explains a war is such an idyllic place.

Thank andrewjones15
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