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Messner Mountain Museum MMM Firmian

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The legendary Reinhold Messner has created 6 museums in the region - a MUST visit for anyone... read more

Reviewed October 4, 2018
michaelrp2018
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Monaco-Ville, Monaco
Brilliantly Designed Eye Candy

I wasn't sure if we would enjoy the museum as some other reviews we read in advance complained that... read more

Reviewed September 11, 2018
WellsFamily20871
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Clarksburg
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Reviewed October 4, 2018

The legendary Reinhold Messner has created 6 museums in the region - a MUST visit for anyone remotely interested in the mountain culture

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank michaelrp2018
Reviewed September 11, 2018

I wasn't sure if we would enjoy the museum as some other reviews we read in advance complained that there was not much information on the castle. That's true. However, there are a gazillion abandoned castles in Italy. You go to this museum to "experience"...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank WellsFamily20871
Reviewed August 22, 2018

As a lifelong rock climber and mountaineer, this attraction was high on my list of things to see during my lifetime. Being a castle crawler only piqued my interest in this particular Messner Mountain Museum. The exhibits are mostly photographic with a few mineral displays,...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Oldfart1939
Reviewed July 3, 2018

I arrived by bicycle from Bolzano. Easy by car also. This castle visit is a bit different than most and boasts wonderful memorabilia of some of the great mountaineers in the world. The Castle also has the private collection of art, etc. of Messner, a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank christina_stilista
Reviewed May 29, 2018

My wife and I decided to visit this castle/museum while we were visiting Northern Italy. It's just outside of Bolzano, south of Merano in the South Tyrol. It's a museum within a castle dedicated to Mountaineering by Rhinehold Messner who is one of the regions...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Lawrence O
Reviewed May 27, 2018

The museum is not geographically specific to the region. It’s fine if you want to have a Museum on climbing art and history but what led me to go on this trip was a poster selling it as a CASTLE museum. Instead it was a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank nathansK2631HQ
Reviewed December 30, 2017 via mobile

Lots of history in there. Very well organized. Lots of pictures. Lots of historical climbing paraphernalia. The pictures are amazing! And the items collection are soooo interesting to appreciate. You should go there!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Ever813
Reviewed May 29, 2017

Very nice preserved castle that doubles as a museum to mountaineering. The walk down to the castle from the park plotz is over a rough and uneven trail through the woods. If members of your party have difficulties walking then be sure to drop them...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Charles C
Reviewed February 3, 2017 via mobile

Small and poor exibition museum. Very nice and expensive design of the building what earns to visit this unique monument on the top of the mountain.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank abcharter
Reviewed October 6, 2016

The engineering to make the old castle a museum is impressive. However, much of the action is in multifloor towers with lots of stairs and little in the way of directions. If stairs are at all an issue, this is not the place for you....More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank lbrubake
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