Museo Storico Giuseppe Garibaldi
Risorgimento and contemporary history
The Historical Museum “Giuseppe Garibaldi” was opened in 1932 to celebrate the 50° anniversary of Giuseppe Garibaldi. Few years after the opening it was joined to palazzo Giovio with two covered walkways, and that giving rise to a single path with the Archeological museum. The display of Risorgimental objects took start in 1884, when many relics were collected from the citizens and placed into the Civic Museum. The current exhibition is organized in two section: Risorgimento and contemporary history and ethnography.
Piazza Medaglie d’Oro 1
Phone: +39 031 252550
Tuesday to Sunday: 10am to 6pm
Closed on Mondays.
Closed January 1st, Easter Sunday, November 1st, December 25th e 26th
Open on Easter Monday, December 24th and December 31st
Adults: 4 €
Three-day Museums Pass: 10 €. With this ticket, visitors can access all four Municipal Museums: Museo Giovio, Museo Garibaldi, Tempio Voltiano, Pinacoteca. This ticket can only be purchased with a credit or debit card and not with cash.
The beautiful palazzo hosting the MuseumVai all'articolo
Discover the Risorgimento section of the History MuseumVai all'articolo
The Ethnographic Section
The ethnographic section of the History Museum in ComoVai all'articolo
Museums Activities with children, adults and schoolsVai all'articolo
Museum library and archivesVai all'articolo
Find out more about how to consult the archives of the Como MuseumsVai all'articolo