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Cortina d'Ampezzo, Italy
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All reviews open air museum steep climbing great museum history buff chair lift world war both sides rock climbers artillery restored torri emplacement soldiers chairlift exhibits hike remnants
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Great museum with lots of first-hand reports by soldiers in three languages, old photos and clear layout of the site. Well done!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank oedevos
Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

I was here with my two kids (2 & 3), if you take cablecar from parking place both kids were able to go through the museum on their own. Especially the older boy was fascinated.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 14 June 2018 via mobile

A great experience to see the past articles and artifacts of war then coincided with great view of another great mountain of Cinque Torri.

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 23 April 2018

you can see the barracks used in the war and where the troops came. really worth the trip. dress warmly though with good walking shoes.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 20 November 2017

For the Military Buffs this is an opportunity to experience the very conditions and perspectives that the original combatants lived through. As a military objective, it is abundantly clear that neither side in WWI realistically had any change of overpowering the other. It is ideally...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

We hiked thru the Museo all'Aperto delle 5 Torri near the Cinque Torri area. There were many trenches & other remnants from the WW1 conflict between the Italians & the Austrians. Its hard to imagine their was a major war going on in such an...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 13 September 2017

If you are all interested in WWI history, don't miss this "open air museum"! Restored bunkers, trenches, powder magazines, lots of good waysides in English, historic photos and quotes from soldiers stationed there, and amazing views in all directions. If you combine this with a...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 28 August 2017

Very well done historic self guided walk through restored trenches in beautiful surroundings. A good adjunct to a walk in the mountains.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

You can immerge yourself in the immense scenery of the Dolomites theatre of one of the cruelest moment in our history : the tour of trenches is a touchy experience to revive the sufferings and heroic gestures of our grandfathers. Particularly vivid in this period...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Anastasia C
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

It was worth it to take a detour from our hike to see the trenches and simulation spots depicting World War 1. Lots of history.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Response from BRuce M | Reviewed this property |
My experience is the same as Hedy. We hiked into the area along the Alta Via. Cheers, Bruce
20 October 2015|
Response from BRuce M | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a great taxi service that can take you to the bottom of the chairlift and pick you up later in the day. Nice folks and they try to combine you with others so the ride cost is lower. TaxiCortinaSCI. 338 4889793... More