Museo Storico dello Sbarco in Sicilia 1943, Catania
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Featuring multiple galleries and exhibits about the landing of the Allied forces in Sicily, Museo Storico dello Sbarco in Sicilia 1943 brings history to life. See photos, newspaper clippings, and artifacts from World War II, and delve into the history surrounding the devastation that occurred in Sicily in 1943. The museum presents information on the events of the war and its effects on the lives of the local people. Experience an air raid in an interactive simulation, and make your way through the rest of the museum for a fuller understanding of these events. Work out when and for how long to visit Museo Storico dello Sbarco in Sicilia 1943 and other Catania attractions using our handy Catania travel itinerary planner.
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  • Beautiful typical Sicilian square recreated inside the Museum (both pre and post-bombing). A beautiful reconstruction of shelter! The entire Museum is interesting, so worth it! I shall return!
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  • Well done and moving review of what the citizenry lived through in Sicily when in the crosshairs of the Axis countries and the Allied countries. As real as you can get, with a bomb shelter, maps, pict...  more »
  • We were now in the Museum of the landing in Sicily, reproductions of the houses, the effect seems to relive those stunningly beautiful, bombed years ... historical uniforms in perfect American English, Italian and German--simulating a German bunker in style ... to see ... cheap ticket 4 €
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