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Museo Tecnico Navale

Address: Viale Amendola 1, 19122 La Spezia, Italy
Phone Number: +39 0187 770 750
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Ranked #4 of 19 things to do in La Spezia
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Military museums, Museums
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Type: Military museums, Museums

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Nice, France
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41 reviews 41 reviews
22 attraction reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

I have no idea why the price was 1.55 Euro, a very odd number, but having taken the wrong train and ending up in La Spezia instead of Vernazza for the afternoon, we made the best of it and headed for this place as the boys thought it better than another art museum. A lot of very cool scale replicas... More 

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Flemington, New Jersey
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22 reviews 22 reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

If you like maritime memorabilia this is the place. You can se the equipment used by the italian frogman during the I and II world war. Great collection all in one place.

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Moscow, Russia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2013

For many ages La Spezia was a cornerstone Italian naval town. This museum has plenty of facts that prove its vital importance as a civil port and military base. A big section is dedicated to world-known maiale (manned torpedos) operation during WW I and II. Huge collection of Marconi experimential radio transmitters and many many more. A must-seen palce for... More 

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Limassol, Cyprus
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242 reviews 242 reviews
21 attraction reviews
146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2013

I am an ex Italian navy officer, and I love Maritime museums. The one of La Spezia has some very nice artifacts which are almost unique in the world, such as the world's largest collections of scafanders and figureheads. My hope is that the Italian navy will find the money to modernize the museum, make more space to show its... More 

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Riomaggiore, Italy
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9 reviews 9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2013

The items are interesting and the guides helped to explain everything very well. The fortress is very large and important although not very busy. It shows how important it was in the past for the city. and how now it has formed a road way to various parts of the city

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La Spezia, Italy
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54 reviews 54 reviews
26 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2012

There are exhibits with old naval pieces from the WW and II WW, it is very interesting if you are find of all these technical stuff.

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Quebec City, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

The museum is a very interesting place for having a true and honest picture of the italian navy state of the art in different decades. Most incredibile section is about the second world war relics, where you can touch a primitive small submarine-water jet.

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