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 House of Podestà was built in the second half of the 15th century as headquarters of the representative of Venice, who was in charge of the control in the surrounding area. Lonato was under the Venetian republic for more than 350 years...continue