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Compendio Garibaldino

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Compendio Garibaldino

Visiting this island brings to mind Italian history. Garibaldi is the father of modern Italy. He... read more

Reviewed November 24, 2016
James C
Valrico, Florida
Must visit while on the island

It was a pleasant surprise , the guide a lady explained very well and even as a family with two... read more

Reviewed September 14, 2016
Paris, France
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Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

I think all Italians should visit this place and also buy a combo ticket to the Fortress 4k. The house is incredibly well kept. The staff is friendly but very firm and unfortunately only the Italian explanation is available, too bad the custodians are not...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

An essential stop for anyone with an interest in Italian history or in the Islands. This is carefully and beautifully maintained and knowledgeable guides provide an explanation of this fascinating place. It has the added value of fabulous views. Not to be missed.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2017

Terrible parking access and once you walk up there no one seems to speak English , or French or German etc. However, they understood enough to take your entrance money and gesticulate to join the queue. Notice on the kiosk window says tours every 10...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

In short, they speak perfect English to take your money. Then the tour starts and it's all in Italian. When we asked the tour guide, he told us in perfect English that when they come to America people don't speak Italian to them. The dumbest...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed November 24, 2016

Visiting this island brings to mind Italian history. Garibaldi is the father of modern Italy. He united Mainland Italy with Sicily and Sardinia. The one thing he was unable to accomplish was to bring Corsica into the fold. Italians that know Caprera say he build...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed October 12, 2016

Musseum is great and good visit, reading the history from the paper, they gave us with the ticket. The guys who suppose to guide the tour terrible, moody, do not open their mouth, even to reply to any questions, they were with an angry face...More

Date of experience: October 2016
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Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

You have to follow around the guide and listen to the tour in Italian there is no escape .This was not explained to us on buying the ticket . As we started the tour we were given a piece of paper with a short explanation...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 14, 2016

It was a pleasant surprise , the guide a lady explained very well and even as a family with two small children , we enjoyed the visit and do recommend it.

Date of experience: September 2016
Reviewed March 23, 2015

very complete tour through garibaldi's life. People are polite, nice, there isn't any complain about this place.

Date of experience: March 2015
Reviewed March 23, 2015

Any museum is a place where you can visit and take your time appreciating the history, absorbing whatever is exposed there, but this doesn’t happen here. It isn’t a museum, it’s rather a quick tour with a very rude guide following you and shouting history...More

Date of experience: March 2015
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