Very interesting museum on local involvement in WWI. There is an associated trail in the area with historical stops as well as a beautiful waterfall hike.
About Kobarid Museum (Kobariski muzej)
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Most of the museum and its artifacts memorialize WWI. If you are a history buff or an Ernest Hemmingway fan (Farewell to Arms) – this museum is made for you. Yes, part of the exhibition is a bit disheartening – but war is by definition...More
My history-loving daughter and I spent about 2 hours looking at photos and reading the first-hand accounts of life on the front. We also watched a 15-minute video that better explained where the battles took place and how the front changed over time. This part...More
What a fantastic overview. We were lucky enough to catch a guided tour and it was very well explained with insightful comments and information. The museum is based around the notion that war is painful and useless for everyone involved. It aims to present an...More
I spent one hour the first day reading avidly the excerpts from WW1 soldiers' diaries, looking at sad and heartening photos of the butchery and bravery of the WW! soldiers. I went there again the following day and spent another 2 hours soaking in the...More
Just fabulous - helps if you are a WWI buff. Otherwise just brilliant. Great exhibits and fantastic terrain models that clearly explains a war is such an idyllic place.
Enjoyed a wonderful tour of this impressive museum. The setting of Kobarid itself is impressive: not very far from Ljubljana, yet one steep crosses mountain passes with ease in a modern van on a sunny day. The museum brings to life the contrasts of the...More