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Exhibition within the Monument to Victory

A permanent exhibition tells the story of the Monument to Victory in Bolzano, of the town itself and of the province of South Tyrol.

It was in 2011, when the Monument to Victory in Bolzano (Bozen), a relic from 1928, should be valorized and explained in its historical context. Under the massive building near the Talvera Meadows and the town centre, in 2014 a permanent exhibition was opened - the 13 subsurface rooms were restored for this purpose. Today an outher and an inner perimeter lead through the corridors and reveal almost a century of South Tyrolean history on the basis of video recordings, historical documents and descriptions. One aspect is also the monumental fascist bas-relief by Hans Piffrader which can be seen on the Piazza del Tribunale (Courthouse Square) in Bolzano. In 2017, it was equipped with giant letters citing Hannah Arendt "Noone has the right to obey".

The outer perimeter "History and region" of the exhibition within the Monument to Victory takes up the basis dimensions of Bolzano's and South Tyrol's history between 1918 and 1945, the period of the two World Wars. The inner perimeter "The monument and its history", however, handles the history of the Monument to Victory itself, from the destruction of the earlier Kaiserjäger Monument (Tyrolean Rifle Regiment) to the present times. Furthermore there are four Corner Rooms which are dedicated to reflection and gaining further insights from the exhibition. An entrance for people with disabilities is located in the Corso Libertà road where the urban bus lines stop.

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Opening times

  • Tue 30 Nov 10:30 - 12:30 14:30 - 16:30
  • Wed 01 Dec 10:30 - 12:30 14:30 - 16:30
  • Thu 02 Dec 10:30 - 12:30 14:30 - 16:30
  • Fri 03 Dec 10:30 - 12:30 14:30 - 16:30
  • Sat 04 Dec 10:30 - 12:30 14:30 - 16:30
  • Sun 05 Dec 10:30 - 12:00 15:00 - 17:00
  • Mon 06 Dec closed

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Winter 2021/22 (10/01/2021 - 03/31/2022)

  • Mon closed
  • Tue 10:30 - 12:30 14:30 - 16:30
  • Wed 10:30 - 12:30 14:30 - 16:30
  • Thu 10:30 - 12:30 14:30 - 16:30
  • Fri 10:30 - 12:30 14:30 - 16:30
  • Sat 10:30 - 12:30 14:30 - 16:30
  • Sun 10:30 - 12:00 15:00 - 17:00

Christmas Eve 2021 (12/24/2021) closed

Christmas 2021 (12/25/2021) closed

New Year's Eve 2021 (12/31/2021) closed

New Year 2021 (01/01/2022) closed

Summer 2022 (04/01/2022 - 09/30/2022)

  • Mon closed
  • Tue 11:00 - 13:00 14:00 - 17:00
  • Wed 11:00 - 13:00 14:00 - 17:00
  • Thu 15:00 - 21:00
  • Fri 11:00 - 13:00 14:00 - 17:00
  • Sat 11:00 - 13:00 14:00 - 17:00
  • Sun 11:00 - 13:00 14:00 - 17:00

Easter 2022 (04/14/2022 - 04/18/2022)

  • Mon closed
  • Tue closed
  • Wed closed
  • Thu closed
  • Fri closed
  • Sat closed
  • Sun closed

Admission

free admission

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Closed on December 24-25-31, on January 1, and on Easter.

Barrier-free access from the Corso Libertà road.

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