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Il Museo Storico dei Vigili del Fuoco

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More interesting than I expected

A museum of fire engines isn’t normally my first choice but this was on our route (and free) so we... read more

Reviewed September 4, 2018
pb980
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Lausanne, Switzerland
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History of evolution

Great place to visit, see and learn about the past and autos that saved lots of lives. Worth it... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2016
leobr75
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Sao Paulo, Brazil
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Largo Vigili del Fuoco 1, 46100, Mantua, Italy
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Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

A museum of fire engines isn’t normally my first choice but this was on our route (and free) so we popped in. It’s actually really good! A history of fire engines in lovely restored vehicles (bikes, cars, engines and a helicopter) owned and kept by...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 5, 2018

Went here because Trip Adviser rated it the best museum in Mantua. Really? Warrants about half an hours interest. Mantua is still all about Renaissance Palaces!

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

Great place to visit, see and learn about the past and autos that saved lots of lives. Worth it !!! They have cars, bikes, trucks, boats and chopper.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank leobr75
Reviewed April 20, 2016

Great collections of FD vehicles, ranging from the end of XIX century to modern days. Probably items could be better arranged, but this museum is totally free. Great for kids.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed April 15, 2015

This museum offers a unique collection of firemen's equipments, furnitures and vehicles (including a helicopter, boats and...bicycles!). Strongly suggested if you are with children.

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank GriGio91
Reviewed November 27, 2013

What a nice surprise! Almost an obligatory stop that has to be included in the visit of the city. Here you can learn about an important part of the history of the city. Honor and glory to all people who from more than a century...More

Date of experience: November 2013
3  Thank Federicoangelo
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