Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Trieste

Trieste is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Trieste one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Trieste is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Trieste or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Trieste. Explore the historical monuments of Trieste with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Trieste guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Trieste page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Trieste with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Miramare Castle

    #1 of 9 Historical Places in Trieste
    Miramare Castle

    Tags: Outdoors, Educational Site, Castle, Historical Site

    Address: Viale Miramare, 34151 Trieste, Italy

    Timings: 09:00 am - 07:00 pm Details

    The Castle of Miramare and its Park were built by Ferdinand Maximilian of Hapsburg who decided to have a residence befitting his rank built on the outskirts of Trieste, facing the sea and surrounded b...Read more

  2. Castle Of Saint Giusto

    #2 of 9 Historical Places in Trieste
    Castle Of Saint Giusto

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Outdoors, Historical Site

    Address: Piazza della Cattedrale, 3, 34121 Trieste, Italy

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    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 Fr...Read more

  3. La Foiba Di Basovizza Or Cave Of Basovizza

    #3 of 9 Historical Places in Trieste
    La Foiba Di Basovizza Or Cave Of Basovizza

    Tags: Outdoors, Observatory, Historical Site, Monument

    Address: Foiba of Basovizza ,Trieste, Italy

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    The Cave of Basovizza, declared a national monument in 1992, is the symbol of all the atrocities committed at the end of World War II and subsequent years by militias and supporters of the Communist d...Read more

  4. Val Rosandra

    #4 of 9 Historical Places in Trieste
    Val Rosandra

    Tags: Outdoors, Hiking Trail, Historical Site

    Address: Riserva Naturale della Val Rosandra, San Dorligo della Valle, Trieste Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    On the border of Slovenia and Italy lies this natural paradise called Val Rosandra which is a valley named after the river that runs through it. Designated as a national park, there are a number of re...Read more

  5. Faro Della Vittoria Or Victory Lighthouse

    #5 of 9 Historical Places in Trieste
    Faro Della Vittoria Or Victory Lighthouse

    Tags: Outdoors, Light House, Observatory, Historical Site

    Address: Strada del Friuli, 141, 34100 Trieste, Italy

    Timings: 03:00 pm - 07:00 pm Details

    Apart from guiding the night time navigation on the Gulf of Trieste, the Victory Lighthouse also acts as a memorial to soldiers of the World War I. The lighthouse stands at an imposing height of 223 f...Read more

  6. Saint Spyridon Church Or Chiesa Serbo Ortodossa Di San Spiridione

    #6 of 9 Historical Places in Trieste
    Saint Spyridon Church Or Chiesa Serbo Ortodossa Di San Spiridione

    Tags: Church, Religious Site, Outdoors, Historical Site

    Address: Via Genova n°12 - 34121 Trieste

    Timings: 09:00 am - 12:00 pm Details

    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...Read more

  7. Teatro Romano Di Trieste

    #7 of 9 Historical Places in Trieste
    Teatro Romano Di Trieste

    Tags: Art And Culture, Theatre, Architecture , Archaeological Site

    Address: Via Mazzini, 34121 Trieste, Italy

    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 a...Read more

  8. Kleine Berlin

    #8 of 9 Historical Places in Trieste
    Kleine Berlin

    Tags: Outdoors, Walking Area, Historical Site, Nature

    Address: Via Fabio Severo, di fronte al civico no 11, 34100 Trieste, Italy

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Kleine Berlin is a series of air raid tunnels that were used during the World War II by Germans. The German authorities built an anti-airraid tunnel for their soldiers and civilians in Trieste and hen...Read more

  9. Civico Museo Sartorio

    #9 of 9 Historical Places in Trieste
    Civico Museo Sartorio

    Tags: Museum, History Museum, Educational Site, Historical Site

    Address: Largo Papa Giovanni XXIII, 1, 34123 Trieste, Italy

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details

    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...Read more

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