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Museo Storico di Bergamo

Piazza Mercato del Fieno 6/a | Convento di San Francesco, 24129 Bergamo, Italy
+39 035 247116
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history museum

history museum sited in the Beergamo high town next to the Rocca castle hosting a collection of... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Giorgio Vincenz... B
A review of the museum - only go if you can understand Italian!

I went to this museum as part of the trip up the tower. It seemed quite good to Italians, but as... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2017
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Piazza Mercato del Fieno 6/a | Convento di San Francesco, 24129 Bergamo, Italy
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Reviewed 3 October 2017

history museum sited in the Beergamo high town next to the Rocca castle hosting a collection of relics and art object representing the history of the town and especially the Risorgimento epoch

Thank Giorgio Vincenz... B
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I went to this museum as part of the trip up the tower. It seemed quite good to Italians, but as there was pretty much nothing in English I went around it pretty quickly. The exhibitions are quite good looking, some are interactive and it...More

Thank tanky
Reviewed 29 December 2016

From the top of the bell tower 'Il Campanone' you have a truly breathtaking view of all of Bergamo - the beautiful old town on the top of the hill, the modern city around it and the mountains in the distance. The lift takes you...More

Thank Carl T
Reviewed 5 May 2013

The museo Storico are actually a couple of museums combined. With the combination ticket you can visit the tower, Rocca (1800's), Donizetti (opera) and Podesta (next to the tower).. We reallly enjoyed the tower and Pallazo del Podesta. Although everything was in Italian there were...More

2  Thank maarten81
Reviewed 5 January 2013

The Museo Storico is not exactly a museum. Good work has been done using technology in order to show Bergamo's history, usingprojections & images as well as sounds and narration. Unfortunately the narration is only in italian so the non-italian speakers can't in fact understand...More

Thank chrisanthep
Reviewed 16 December 2012

The Museo Storico is a great little museum that displays the history of Bergamo in a completely unique way. Each exhibit, or room, is interactive and different in its own way. There are videos and clips talking about and showing important items and events in...More

2  Thank TravelingErin10
Reviewed 29 October 2012

The history of Bergamo since about 1100 is shown in a very unique museum -- very little "real", but "virtual" -- done on overlapping screens, pull-out drawers that show spices, hard to describe but a very interesting and worthwhile experience. The man who sold us...More

1  Thank TravTwo
Reviewed 23 September 2012

Spent the evening from 8:00 to almost midnight at a black tie gala dinner at this beautiful museum. Appetizers and drinks on the balcony overlooking the valleys and the city, then multi-course dinner in a stunning event room. Service and food equally as incredible as...More

Thank ForeignStaffing
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