Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Trieste is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Trieste a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Trieste.
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Piazza della Cattedrale, 3, 34121 Trieste, Italy
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
Originally a Roman fort, was built by the Venetians in the Middle Ages and was eventually pulled down in the 14th century by will of the Patriarch of Aquileia and, in 1470 itself, it was rebuilt by Friedrich II of Habsburg. Currently, the museum of Trieste is located here. The castle has been preserved in an immaculate condition and offers beautifu...
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Via Genova n°12 - 34121 Trieste
09:00 am - 12:00 pm
Built in the Greek orthodox style, the Saint Spyridon church is a magnificent church, both from the inside and the outside. The outer façade has sculptures from Emilio Bisi and the architecture is designed by Carlo Maciachini. The Interior is a great combination of Serbian Orthodoxy elements and Italian baroque and byzantine styles. There is...
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Via Mazzini, 34121 Trieste, Italy
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Excavated in 1814 and dating back to 1st century BC, this Roman Theatre stands at a place of pride, right in the center of the city. Easily seating 3500-6000 spectators, this theatre is an important archaeological discovery in Trieste. It is said to have built in the time of Emperor Trajan. It was destroyed in the 6th century when Trieste was under siege by the Lombards.
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Largo Papa Giovanni XXIII, 1, 34123 Trieste, Italy
10:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Civico Sartorio museum has recently re-opened after many years of refurbishment. It is located in a charming eighteenth-century villa that belonged to the Sartorio family.
The mansion still boasts of its original furnishings and décor including the porcelain, ceramics and the beautiful art collection. The Rusconi-Opuich collection that c...
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Via San Sebastiano, 1, 34121 Trieste, Italy
01:00 pm - 05:30 pm
The first museum of its kind in the region to be dedicated to the Oriental Arts, this exhibition holds interesting objects, ranging from musical instruments, weapons and artworks. Spread over four sprawling floors, the museum also showcases Chinese specialties like fabrics, chinaware and ritual objects, sculptures from India and also a few Japanese...
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Riva III Novembre, 7, Trieste, Italy
09:00 am - 07:30 pm
This Byzantine Greek Church, dedicated to St. Nicholas, probably dates back to 9th Century. The present church was rebuilt in 1765 on the remains of a Romanesque church. The neoclassical architecture of the church is highlighted in the Doric pilasters and the two ornate bell towers. Paintings in the interior of the church depict evangelist scenes a...