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Museo Della Grande Guerra 1914-1918

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Address: Passo Valparola, 32043 Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy
Phone Number: 3474970781
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Little gem of a WWI Museum

The Museo Guerra Museum provides an amazing amount of World War I artifacts found in the Dolomites, where the Italians and Austrians fought in brutal conditions. Imagine trenches... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 1, 2014
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Vermont
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82 reviews 82 reviews
24 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

The Museo Guerra Museum provides an amazing amount of World War I artifacts found in the Dolomites, where the Italians and Austrians fought in brutal conditions. Imagine trenches filled with ice and snow and trying to stay warm. Our guide was dressed in an ancestors uniform and described how the soldiers were often fighting against neighbors and relatives, since this... More 

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England
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26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2013

This is probably the best collection of WW1 artefacts etc in the Dolomites. Well worth an hour or so.

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Brasov, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2013

This is a must do. Visiting the Tre Sassi fort really takes you back in the past - walking through the trenches, seeing the huge number of artifacts in the museum chambers or reading the stories. Even the museum has only 3 chambers that you can visit, plan to spend some time there and check out all the WW1 artifacts.... More 

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Stafford, United Kingdom
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21 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

This is a review of the Great War Museum based in the ruins of an old fort. There is a charge for entry, however I felt this was fair given the need for the upkeep of the museum. The museum is located at a dramatic location on a mountain pass on the road to Cortina D'Ampezzo. The views surrounding the... More 

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Quebec
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2012

Ever dream of hiking in a superb panorama, while still learning history and walking in the path of WW1 soldiers? That's the place to go. Cinque Torri and Lagazuoi area!

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Moscow
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25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2012

Small and quite boring, noone to talk about the war. Very cold at winter time. Though it's nice that it exists. It provokes to skim through the history pages.

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Scotland, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2011

This museum is really three separate sites : Great War Museum in Tre Sassi Fort : 5 Torri and Lagazuoi. The Great War Museum is in Tre Sassi Fort and there is an entrance charge. The museum itself is an unexceptional collection of exhibits and displays but they are housed in an old Austro-Hungarian Fort which wasbuilt in the nineteenth... More 

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