The City and Surroundings

Vittoriale degli italiani

Anfang 1920 kaufte und verwandelte Gabriele d'Annunzio mit Hilfe des Architekten Gian Carlo Maroni das Cottage des deutschen Historikers Henry Thode im heutigen Priorat, eingebettet in den eindrucksvollen Park, der mit dem Preis "The most awesome" ausgezeichnet wurde Park von...

The Castèl Lemon Grove

An example of an illustrious past Facing the sun so as to catch its rays the white pillars and walls of the limonaie - lemon groves - still stand proud along the lake shore. They are unique and an example of an illustrious past that on lake Garda they can only be found between Limone and...

MuSa Museum (Salò)

The MuSa is the new Salò Museum, inaugurated in August 2015 and now home of important exhibitions with rare beauty masterpieces, thanks to the programming of temporary exhibitions signed by Vittorio Sgarbi. In the temporary sections also "The cult of the Duce", exposition of...

Fornaci Romane

Randomly found in the Fornace dei Gorghi area in 1985, following the construction of an ENEL transformation station, a complex of furnaces of the I and II century came to light, which represents perhaps a single high in Italy. The Furnace A is one of the two Roman-era furnaces that can be...

Papel Museum

It is one of the most interesting sites in the Valle delle Cartiere from the archaeological and historical point of view, as it is not only the mill but also an ancient paper mill, probably partly incorporated by the mill itself and mentioned in the documents. Dating back to the early eighteenth...

The Roman Villa

The Roman Villa of Desenzano, which came to light in 1921, is the most important testimony in northern Italy of the great late antique villas. Built at the end of the 1st century BC, it had several phases up to the first half of the 4th century AD The villa overlooked the lake with piers,...

Archaeological Museum Giovanni Rambotti

The archaeological museum Giovanni Rambotti is located at the former monastery of S.Maria del Carmine, which collects inside the palafittic objects found in the area around lake Garda and dating back to the Bronze Age. The museum is dedicated to Giovanni Rambotti, first mayor of the municipality...

Divino infante Museum

The Museum of Divine Infante was born in Gardone Riviera in 2005 at the wish of Mrs. Hiky Mayr, a collector of German origin who for thirty-five years dedicated to the research, collection and restoration of sculptures depicting the Child Jesus. It is the only museum in the world With the...

The Fishing Museum

One of the big socio-economic changes that concerned the village after the opening of the Gardesana road also affected the fishing industry which was gradually abandoned. In the fishing museum, located inside the Villa Boghi lemon grove, a typical boat with the tools used everyday for this...

The "Grotte of Catullo" and Museum-Antiquarium (Sirmione)

The poet Catullus attended Sirmione (87-54 a.c.) but the ruins named after him belong to a building constructed nearly a century later. It is a vast archaeological park of 20,000 square meters, located north of the peninsula, where the impressive Roman ruins emerge between the olive trees and...

MAG Museum Alto Garda (Rocca)

La Rocca is a fortress dating back to the 12th century, with 4 corner towers and a keep. It was enlarged in later times by the Scaligeri, the Venetians and the bishops of Trento, in particular by Bernardo Clesio. It was used as a barracks during the period of Austrian domination, and, in 1852,...

The submerged galley

During the battles between the Cambrai League and the Serenissima, Lake Garda was the scene of numerous naval battles. In particular, in 1509, given the difficult situation, the Council of Ten ordered the then captain Zacharia Loredan to abandon Lazise in the hands of the enemies, not before...

Teatro Romano

The Roman Theater was built around the 1st century BC at the base of the San Pietro hill. The theater after the Roman era was gradually abandoned and then forgotten so much that over the centuries private and religious buildings were erected (some of which were demolished during excavations in...

THE MUSEUM OF TOURISM

In order to document the socio-economic changes in Limone after the opening of the Gardesana road the local council established a Museum of Tourism. It was set up in the former local council building and inaugurated in 2011. Inside the exhibition spaces display posters, calendars, holiday...

Cisano Oil Museum

In 1963, at Cisano di Bardolino on the Gardesana State Road, Umberto Turri and his wife Teresita open one of the first points of sale on Lake Garda. The oil mill where the farmers take their olives to be pressed is annexed to the small outlet. Over the years the Company grows, achieving numerous...

Wine Museum

It 'a private museum located in the hamlet of Costabella and is set up inside the Zeni winery, built by G.Zeni in 1991. The museum offers evidence of the wine culture and an exhibition on wine and its history making the visitor to discover all stages from cultivation until vinification and...

Ornithological Museum

The Museum of Birds of Lonato is located inside the house of the castle captain and his collection of stuffed birds, representing fully the Italian bird life, it was built in the early '900 by Gustavo Adolfo Carlotto. The current exhibition at the Tower of St. Martin was inaugurated in...

Roman excavations

They are located in the center of the village, next to the church of San Martino. In the preserved and protected part of the house, a house of a house overlooking a cobbled courtyard is recognized on the north side. The environments have different floors: mosaic, beaten of stone flakes and...

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