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Monumento della Vittoria

Piazza della Vittoria, 39100 Bolzano, Italy
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It's A Driveby

It's and Arch and not that great of one on a busy road. If you are driving by check it out and be... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2017
Asheville, North Carolina
Stunning!!! The Victory’s Monument

An awesome monument! It’s a point which it’s are must see here in Bolzano. Since it construction... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2017
Cristina S
via mobile
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“world war” (2 reviews)
“south tyrol” (4 reviews)
Piazza della Vittoria, 39100 Bolzano, Italy
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Reviewed 8 November 2017

It's and Arch and not that great of one on a busy road. If you are driving by check it out and be prepared to be unimpressed.

Thank riceland
Reviewed 5 November 2017 via mobile

An awesome monument! It’s a point which it’s are must see here in Bolzano. Since it construction the monument has been a focal point of the tensions between the Italian and German speaking communities in Bolzano and in the whole region.

Thank Cristina S
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This is a bit of a walk to the other side of the city. It shows the draconian decoration and not something we place in priroirty.

Thank nmontesa877
Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Across the river in the middle of a roundabout is well worth seeing. The Victory Monument is a monument in Bolzano, northern Italy, erected on the personal orders of Benito Mussolini in South Tyrol, which had been annexed from Austria after World War I. The...More

Thank nvlinks
Reviewed 21 June 2017

If you are interested in the history of Mussolini's attempt to Italianize Südtirol (Alto Adige) after the region was acquired from Austria following WWI, you will find the museum located beneath the monument very informative although limited in its scope. It also contains an interesting...More

Thank elro
Reviewed 2 February 2017

We were a little put off by the fact Mussolini had this built, really why? A sore thumb in our opinion but eh someone else may think it great.

Thank Anthony Barnsle... S
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

The displays really draw out what Mussolini was trying to do with Bolzamo and what part it played in his grand project. The architecture is fascinating and the view of the sunlit Dolomites through its aches is breathtaking.

Thank Alastair M
Reviewed 5 September 2016

Nothing like taking a fascist triumphal arch and turning it into a memorial of two wars and a warning of the dictators that precipitated them. We were sorry we could not see the exhibit beneath the arch as it is closed Mondays, our one day...More

Thank Michael V
Reviewed 8 August 2016

You cant get to close to this usually, but you can park nearby. This is a good one to do some research about if you like history. When you go make sure you look for the LOCAL monument marker, ACROSS the street, This is a...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Declared to be the first fascist monument, it is now a perfect place to think about past, present and future of Europe. This monument contains an excellent museum providing full information about coexistence of 3 different cultures in South Tyrol before and during WWII. It...More

Thank Bentammi
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