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Museo delle Genti d'Abruzzo

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Interesting museum

We were in the museum as a Group and we very liked it. It’s a really interesting museum and it was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Darina G
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Very interesting and lovingly-made museum!

I went to this Museum with a group of an Erasmus-project, to learn more about the Italian people... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Giessen, Germany
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The museum follows the story of mankind in Abruzzo, from man's first appearance as a Palaeolithic hunter. It highlights the contribution made by 9 italic tribes from Abruzzo and Molise to the making of Rome, thus giving the name "Italy" to the...more
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Via delle Caserme 24, 65127, Pescara, Italy
+39 085 451 0026
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in the museum as a Group and we very liked it. It’s a really interesting museum and it was worth to visit especially because we had a really nice Guide who told us a lot about the exhibits. The museum shows the history...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Darina G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went to this Museum with a group of an Erasmus-project, to learn more about the Italian people, their way of life and especially the abruzzese culture. The museum is very well made, with vivid presentations starting from the early, first documented history of the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Pescara with an Erasmus project and visited the museum. It was super informative and very interesting. We learned a lot about the country, the people and the traditions. Our guide was very well informed and could tell us something about everything. I...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sina M
Reviewed 29 December 2017

My Family was from Abruzzo. I've heard stories about the home-land. It was after coming to the museum that I could feel, see and experience what life was life in Abruzzo in the 1800 and 1900s. Wow. If you have a couple of hours, it...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Michael D
Reviewed 8 November 2017 via mobile

We spent a couple of interesting hours here. The exhibits showing life on the land up to the 1960s were very good and you could see how hard and unrelenting life was in former days. The actual processes of harvesting (especially flax) were well explained...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 6 October 2017

This museum beautifully organizes and describes the way of life of Abruzzo. We were able to recognize so many of the places and things we learned in our previous week's tours. This place was interesting, educational and well worth spending a couple of hours.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Claire G
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Inspiration, knowlegde and a good curator has made this strange museum into an great experience. You can watch miniature models of Pescara in the pasta, watch wonderful black and White photos and futher more you will be supprised by the way they made the exebition!...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

Interesting to visit and especially good to kill a couple of hours on a rainy day. Lots of history about the region and culture of the area. Audio guide wasn't brilliant as it was quite hard to follow but got better as we progressed. Access...More

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank southwestsam411
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Our tour guide led us to this lovely museum on a side street in Pescara. It's in an old building which was once used as a jail but has been renovated. There were several rooms with displays of the customs, dress, food, crafts, art work,...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank MrsKaydee
Reviewed 30 May 2016

Cute museum in old town, great place to learn about Abruzzo people and culture. The photo display of the faces of Abruzzo was very interesting.

Date of experience: May 2016
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