Museums

Rovereto will amaze you with its international museums, between art, history and science. Stroll from the castle turrets to the Mart’s surprising dome. Take a journey among the collections of one of Italy’s oldest museums, then experience the emotion of meeting with a genius of Futurism. Walk in peace while reaching the Miravalle hill to hear the 100 tolls of the Maria Dolens. In the end, take the car or your bike and head to the villages of the Vallagarina. A world of local music, farming traditions, collecting and history awaits you.

  • Rovereto - Corso RosminiMart

    Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art of Trento and Rovereto. The Mart is the centre of modern and contemporary art in Italy, it puts on large thematic exhibitions, the results of years of research, national and international temporary exhibitions and artistic programmes on twentieth century art periodically reconceived and renewed making use of its collections.  

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  • Italian War History Museum

    The memory of the Great War and of modern conflicts. The Italian War History Museum, founded in 1921, is located in the Castle of Rovereto. It boasts extensive documentation dealing not just with the military aspects, but also the cultural and social aspects of the First World War. The exhibition area, recently renovated, is dedicated to the fighting methods and the equipment of soldiers from the nineteenth century to the First World War. In the showcases you will find a rich collection of objects and photographs, material relating to trench warfare, flyers, posters and testimonies of the experiences of combatants and civilians. In the castle towers you can see the collection of modern weapons (XVI-XVIII) and a collection of weapons and instruments from Prehistory to Medieval times. The Museum of War hosts temporary exhibits dedicated to the memory of the Great War and of modern conflicts, educational activities for families and schools. Moreover, it also promotes study and research, oversees the publication of works which are historical and documentary in nature, participates in film-making. In the past, the castle of Rovereto was home to Maria Dolens, the renowned Campana dei Caduti (memorial bell), now located in Colle di Miravalle. In its halls you can see the original chalk model. Admission to the museum is included in the Trento Rovereto card.

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  • RoveretoBell of the Fallen

    In Rovereto the field of peace in remembrance of the fallen soldiers of every war. Cast with the bronze of the cannons of all the nations participating in World War I, it is the largest bell in the world to sound at full peal. Every evening at dusk, it’s 100 tolls are a testimony of world peace.

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  • RoveretoCity Museum Foundation

    Forget the traditional museum that is just a showcase for artifacts!. The City Museum Foundation of Rovereto offers robotics workshops, astronomy lessons, excursions to discover dinosaur footprints, visits to the botanical gardens of Brentonico.

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  • RoveretoFuturist House of Art Fortunato Depero

    Italy’s only futurist museum is in Trentino. In Rovereto discover the collection donated to the city by Fortunato Depero: intarsia inlays in fabric, furniture, “buxus” ornaments, toys and products of applied art.

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  • RoveretoPalazzo Alberti Poja

    A journey through the collections of Trentino. An architectural gem overlooking Corso Bettini, today the Palazzo houses the works of the City Picture Gallery. In its frescoed rooms you can view the collections of Rovereto and Trentino.

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  • BrentonicoBotanic Garden and Fossil Museum

    In Bretonico you can discover the flora of Monte Baldo and over 1,000 fossil specimens. Located in the heart of Parco del Baldo, take in the beauties and fragrances of the 3,500 sqm botanical garden and the rich paleontological collection in the evocative Palazzo Baisi.

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  • AlaAntique Piano Museum

    All the charm of classical music in Ala, in Trentino. Antique Piano Museum in Ala: discover the prestigious collection of period piece pianos of Mozart, Schubert, Beethoven and Chopin in the elegant halls of Palazzo de Pizzini.

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    AvioCasa del Vicario of Avio

    Rare testimonies of Via Claudia Augusta in Avio, in Trentino. City Antiquarium: discover the ancient origins of Avio in the Casa del Vicario (Vicar’s House) and observe the Roman military milestones which marked the way of the ancient travelers.

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  • Isera“Salvatore Nuvoli...

    In Isera, land of Marzemino, 35.000 postcards from Trentino Alto Adige. Isera’s Postcard Museum narrates the history of an invention of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, which revolutionized the communication sector, more than a century prior to Twitter.

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  • Villa LagarinaTridentine Diocesan Museum

    The noble Lodron surrounded by art and liturgy in Trentino. Discover the church furnishings and fine tapestries of the parish of Villa Lagarina in the halls of the eighteenth century Palazzo Libera.

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  • VallarsaFarming Museum

    A journey back in time, in Vallarsa, among ancient traditions and lost civilizations. The reconstruction of the areas of the 19th century farmhouse and an extensive display of farming tools offer you a glimpse into the history of the valley.

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