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The dungeons’ museum

Where
Museo delle Prigioni
Piazza d' Armi 1, Pizzighettone (CR)
Contacts
+39 0372 730333
Official site

The Dungeons’ Museum in Pizzighettone is the first in Lombardy where are exhibited objects, tools and weapons used in the historic period of the dungeons (1785-1954). Inside of the cells are still visible the graffiti on the walls: they help us to discover the stories of the young people who were imprisoned here. This was one of the two worst military dungeons in Italy (1920-1945): big cells, no toilets or water, some punishments cells and small wet rooms for the worst inmates.  
The museum tells us a rude but interesting story, the story of those who lived this terrible experience.


Opening hours

Opening hours
Saturday and Sunday: 3.00 p.m./6.00 p.m.

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