Museo dello Sbarco in Sicilia, 1943 - Sicily
Are you a business owner in Sicily?
Promote your business 365 days a year with the #1 Guide to Sicily.
- Gain MAXIMUM EXPOSURE with a 'Dedicated Business Profile'
Directions to Museo dello Sbarco in Sicilia, 1943
The museum is a place for the transmission of historical memory, a key element for the individual and collective identity . The Museum is not just a collection of artifacts, it is an active site that interacts with visitors.
The Museum of the Landing in Sicily - 1943 is dedicated to the historical event during the Second World War, which began in Sicily and Italy all the way to the liberation from German occupation.
On 10th of July 1943 the Americans and British landed in the eastern part of the island, close to the coast at Gela and Augusta .
The Allies occupied 'easily all of western Sicily, while in the east the British and Canadians encountered the brunt of German resistance ' ( Denis Mack Smith) .
Opening times 1. Nov - 31.05.: 09.45 - 16.45 h
Cost: € 4, reduced € 2
You may also like
Galleria Regionale Palazzo Bellomo - Art MuseumSiracusa, Sicily
The Regional Gallery shows collections of Medieval and modern art of South-East Sicily.............
Villa CarcaraRagusa, Sicily
Agriturismo Villa Càrcara is a Sicilian mansion of the XIX century near Ragusa, immersed in the "Val di Noto" - UNESCO World Heritage..........
Museo dell'Olio - Oil MuseumChiaramonte-Gulfi, Sicily
Of course there must be an oil museum in a place like Chiaramonte Gulfi, where some of the best olive oils in the world are produced...............
Savoca becomes known in the world with the film "The Godfather". Here and in the nearby village of Forza d'Agro almost all Sicilian scenes in the movie were filmed.......
Casa CiomodModica, Sicily
Casa Ciomod is an ancient patrician summer residence in the countryside of Modica - your home away from home............
Alessandro di Camporeale - WineryPalermo, Sicily
At the foot of the hills overlooking the beautiful plains of Mandranova, the Alessandro family in engaged since four generations in the cultivation and production of qual
Palazzo ZaccoRagusa, Sicily
The Rococo Palazzo Zacco is one of the most beautiful town houses of Ragusa............
Museo Civico Belliniano - Museo Vincenzo BelliniCatania, Sicily
The Museo Civico Belliniano is housed in an 18th-century palazzo where the famous opera composer Vincenzo Bellini was born................
Cantine NicosiaAcireale, Sicily
Thanks to a great passion handed down from father to son for five generations, Cantine Nicosia now plays a leading role on the Sicilian winemaking scene...............
Lipari is the main island of the archipelago of the Aeolian islands, north of Sicily............