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Museo Della Grande Guerra 1914-1918

Localita Passo Valparola SNC, 32043 Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy
+39 347 497 0781
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Closed when we were there, but interesting nonetheless.

This museum is very cool. A lot of the signage outside (museum was still closed for season) were in... read more

Reviewed 19 May 2017
Lakewood, Colorado
Fascinating collection from WW1

Located high up on the remote Passo di Valparolo this small museum is well worth a visit if you are... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2016
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“conflict” (3 reviews)
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Localita Passo Valparola SNC, 32043 Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy
+39 347 497 0781
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Reviewed 19 May 2017

This museum is very cool. A lot of the signage outside (museum was still closed for season) were in English and very informative. there are old field guns (artillery pieces) which lend a sense of historical drama to the bitter conditions this WW I battle...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

Located high up on the remote Passo di Valparolo this small museum is well worth a visit if you are in the area. It gives a detailed look into the past for you to begin to imagine what it must have been like to be...More

1  Thank DavidBoroBoy
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

My family climbed the Sass de Stria and I decided to wait at the bottom for them and visit the museum. I took a 20 euro note from my husband to pay for the museum and a drink while I waited. When I handed the...More

Thank diyceejay
Reviewed 17 August 2016

Lots items from war time from the same area. The big battles were just the place where the museum is. You got an idea what happened and what were the weapons and tools back then. Worth visiting even if you spend a little time inside...More

Thank jussiupn
Reviewed 9 July 2016 via mobile

Much of history and stored material from WW1 time. Health care Instruments and drugs were interested to see and imagine how it all went on that time... You can easily combine this visit with hiking route ( ie tunnel route Lagazuoi (402)- only 900 m...More

Thank 401helenae
Reviewed 7 June 2016

Went there on a rainy foggy cold day at the end of May. I swear that place is brimming with ghosts. Glad my husband was with me, I would not have stepped out of the car by myself! Couldn't even look at the oversized cutout...More

Thank Joan W
Reviewed 6 February 2016

This is a local museum with lots of personal military items from the Italian/Austrian conflict. fascinating and worth a walk around particularly if you are passing on your way back from the Sellaronda to Cortina. The curator was not particularly friendly but its the personal...More

1  Thank Anne M
Reviewed 27 September 2015 via mobile

Visited here after having viewed the area from a nearby cable car ride. Siting the museum in a building from that period of time helps with the authenticity of the displays. Obviously a work of passion for one family however it is still fascinating for...More

1  Thank Lyn S
Reviewed 31 August 2015

The museum wasn't open on my first visit, but I returned a year later and made the most of the opportunity to see the equipment, uniforms, and relics of the Great War.

1  Thank Oldfart1939
Reviewed 15 August 2015

Fascinating location and history. Hiking close to area. Artifacts great. Guard in full uniform made for super photography.

1  Thank carolsJ7386WE
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