South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology, Bolzano
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Meet Ötzi, the world's oldest natural human mummy from 3300 BCE, at South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology. This archaeological museum also houses his gear, including the world's oldest complete Copper Age axe, a fire lighting kit, quiver loaded with 12 arrows, flint knife with sheath, and some clothing. Study models, reconstructions, and multimedia presentations to learn more about the early history of the southern alpine region. Entertain children with the museum's interactive activities. The top floor features a changing exhibit about some aspect of South Tyrolean archaeology. To take a one-hour guided tour, book in advance. Plan to visit South Tyrol Museum of Archaeology during your Bolzano vacation using our convenient Bolzano trip itinerary builder.
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  • They have done a marvelous job of exhibiting the clothing, survival materials and weapons, all of which you get to see up close and personal. They also do a great job of explaining how they have learn...  more »
  • Hotzi find x one hour history leaves you speechless, fantastic, very neat, simple and beautiful, congratulations to
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  • a must see as well as the famous mummy of otzli even for the overview and a look to the past to figure out how were our ancestors but especially for the star of the Mummy Museum of Otzli
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