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Museum of the Resistance of the Provinces of Massa Carrara and La Spezia

Loc. Le Prade
54035 Fosdinovo

telephone: +39 0187 680 014


executive director: Franco Bertolani

contact: Ugo Ugolini | Francesca Caleo

direction and opening hours: October to May: Friday and Saturday: 3.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m.; Sunday: 10.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. and 3.00 p.m. to 6.00 p.m. June to September: Thursday, Friday and Saturday: 5.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.; Sunday from 10.00 a.m. to 1.00 p.m. and 2.00 p.m. to 8.00 p.m.

The audiovisual museum of the resistance is located in the municipality of Fosdinovo (Massa Carrara province) in the village of Le Prade. Fosdinovo can be reached via motorway A12 Genoa–Livorno (exit ‘Sarzana’ or ‘Carrara’), via motorway A15 La Spezia–Parma (exit ’S. Stefano’ or ‘Sarzana’) and via state roads 1 (Aurelia), 62 (Cisa) and 63 (Cerreto). The museum is about 2 kilometres outside Fosdinovo. With the village behind you, drive towards Tendola-Fivizzano for about one kilometre. At the 'Foce del Cuccu’ turnoff, turn left towards Ponzanello and Canepari. After a few hundred metres, on the right-hand side, you can see 'La Colonia', the site of the audiovisual museum.

Fosdinovo, 1944, Burial of victims of the ...
Fosdinovo, 1955, Sketch of a raid in ...
Fosdinovo, 2003, Photo in the ‘Book of ...
Fosdinovo, 2000, Interactive video ...
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