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Museo per la Memoria di Ustica

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A very fitting tribute to a tragedy..... very little known outside of Italy. My children found the... read more

Reviewed 24 November 2017
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Informative museum detailing the crash of Itavia Flight 870. The documentary material in the video... read more

Reviewed 12 July 2017
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

So, trekked by foot the 30 min to get here. The exhibit is quite moving and you will see something you've never seen before, but it loses some of its impact if your Italian is not up to scratch (as you miss the effect of...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 30 December 2017

I walked all the way from the train station. Remember it was June. Very hot. It was hard to find the place with many contradicting boards. On reaching there, I found it closed and was told it would not open that day at all by...More

2  Thank anuharish2017
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

A very fitting tribute to a tragedy..... very little known outside of Italy. My children found the visit very informative. Overall a sobering visit but highly recommended

1  Thank greg7233
Reviewed 12 July 2017

Informative museum detailing the crash of Itavia Flight 870. The documentary material in the video room is unfortunately only in Italian (no subtitles), but even if you do not understand Italian, the museum will give you a sense of the great loss of life. Few...More

4  Thank ItsATouristTrap
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

It's a short bus ride the other side of the station and the a small walk to the site of the old tram depot. The are sign posts and I didn't have too much trouble finding it with a map. You are handed a piece...More

1  Thank rachel8973
Reviewed 4 October 2016

I had no idea about the Ustica crash before visiting Bologna - but the museum was behind our hotel, so we visited on Sunday afternoon, and were simply blindsided by it. A very simple space, the whole exhibit is part memorial, part art installation, part...More

1  Thank PRFluffy
Reviewed 17 January 2016

I went to the Museo per la memoria di ustica on a Saturday and the entry was free. It is a very small museum but it is worth the walk (about 10mins from Bologna Centrale). I suggest that you put this as your last item...More

2  Thank dandiebrandy
Reviewed 25 November 2015

Those who are aware of this unlucky Itavia flight will be touched, the others will learn about one of the biggest and unexplained tragedies of our times. Not a fun ride, but an impressive sight

2  Thank Marc_NL_1967
Reviewed 16 March 2015

Me and my partner love visiting various Italian cities, we appreciate the food/drink, culture, old architecture and of courses all the churches and cathedrals. However, if you are visiting Bologna, you must go to this museum! It's totally unique, emotional and touching. Do be warned,...More

7  Thank Lucy J
Reviewed 24 February 2015

It is really impressive. If you know about this story, it is something that will break you heart. The atmosphere is sad and it gives you the opportunity to ask several question to yourself.....excellent.

4  Thank Gennaro P
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20 January 2017|
Response from PRFluffy | Reviewed this property |
There aren't guides available here...but there are plenty of English signs and guidebooks available.