History Museum Giuseppe Garibaldi

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  • Address: Piazza Medaglie d'Oro Comasche, Como,Italy
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  • Timings: 09:30 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +39-031271343
  • Ticket Price: 4 EUR
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: History Museums, Historical Site, Family And Kids

Housed in Palazzo Olginati which dates back to15th century, the palace was donated to the city of Como by the last descendant of the Olginati family- Carlotta Olginati. Carlotta insisted that the museum be named after Giuseppe Garibaldi, who stayed in the palace in 1866. The Museum was inaugurated in 1932.

The exhibition is divided into following sections:

  • The Risorgimento and Modern History- weapons, , medals, military equipment, photographs testify the anti-Austrian revolt in 1848, the battle of San Fermo (1859), the character of Garibaldi and other war events till the World Wars.
  • The Ethnography and Art Gallery- objects, evidence of various levels of local culture, such as clothes, accessories and handmade objects.
  • Two rooms, that do not form part of the circuit, hold lace and embroidery, with items dating from the 17th to the 19th century.

History Museum Giuseppe Garibaldi Travel Tips

  • The first Sunday of the month free admission.

Entrance Ticket Details For History Museum Giuseppe Garibaldi

  • Adults over 65 years of age: 2 Euros
  • Group discounts are applicable.
  • Students have concession in entry fees.
  • Children under 12 years of age have free entry.

How to Reach History Museum Giuseppe Garibaldi

  • Trains to Gallarate station and then on foot.

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  • History Museum Giuseppe Garibaldi Address: Piazza Medaglie d'Oro Comasche, Como,Italy
  • History Museum Giuseppe Garibaldi Contact Number: +39-031271343
  • History Museum Giuseppe Garibaldi Timing: 09:30 am - 06:00 pm
  • History Museum Giuseppe Garibaldi Price: 4 EUR
  • Best time to visit History Museum Giuseppe Garibaldi(preferred time): 03:00 pm - 05:00 pm
  • Time required to visit History Museum Giuseppe Garibaldi: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 83.59% of people who visit Como include History Museum Giuseppe Garibaldi in their plan

  • 80.33% of people start their History Museum Giuseppe Garibaldi visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see History Museum Giuseppe Garibaldi

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