As well as picturesque landscapes and interesting locations in terms of natural, historical and artistic heritage, the Brescia shore of Lake Garda offers visitors the chance to explore the local culture thanks to the numerous museums which are all aimed at enhancing and safeguarding the legacy of this region. Nevertheless each museum deals with specific themes and topics to reflect the varied and multifaceted nature of Lake Garda and its cultural tradition. Based on their interests, tourists can opt for archaeological and historical museums, or museums which are focused on demo-ethno-anthropological subjects or whose goal is to promote and preserve the natural richness of Lake Garda. Every diligent tourist should make the most of this great and amusing opportunity to discover and take a closer look at the extraordinary historical, artistic and natural heritage that Lake Garda keeps on offering in an excellent way.
The archaeological museum houses an almost complete plough from the early Bronze Age (2000 BC), considered the oldest specimen of its kind in the world. It also collects artefacts found along the southern shores of the Benaco from the Palaeolithic...continue
The monumental complex commemorates the battle fought here on 24 June 1859 between the Austrian army and the Franco-Piedmontese. At the entrance of the tower, 64 metres high, the visitor is greeted by the statues of the protagonists of the...continue