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Great tour but only in Italian unless you book in advance .

It an amazing and very interesting tour. You will be able to see underground bunkers and tunnels... read more

Reviewed 5 November 2018
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By chance, I was in town on the last Friday of the month (which is when tours are given). The guide... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
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Reviewed 5 November 2018 via mobile

It an amazing and very interesting tour. You will be able to see underground bunkers and tunnels from World War II. It’s really an unique opportunity and history lesson. This is a guided tour and are only in Italian unless you are a bigger group...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018

By chance, I was in town on the last Friday of the month (which is when tours are given). The guide was really accommodating as he loaned me a jacket (it can get a little chilly down there relative to the summer heat) and also...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2016

Open every last Friday of the month, this is a guided visit of an air raid shelter (€3, but beware -- both the tour and almost all the expository text are in Italian, with a handful of German texts spread throughout). The difference between the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
5  Thank gschmidl
Reviewed 22 April 2016

Amazing architecture of underground shelters and the story of bombardments of Trieste during wwII. Hard to get the schedule of guided visits.

Date of experience: April 2016
6  Thank Dean M
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Trieste was the only part of Italy that after Sept.8 1943 was annected to Germany for strategic reasons (the Port). This put it under bombing so the germans and Italians built a network of shelters for the German governor and army and for the civile...More

Date of experience: October 2015
7  Thank checovenier
Reviewed 15 March 2016

Outstanding place of history but above all exciting. It is a unique example of urban bunker and shelter that had been used for different purposes. You have to bring with you a torch, wear boots and maybe a raincoat. Not easy to find info on...More

Date of experience: April 2015
2  Thank LauraNovak
Reviewed 13 December 2015 via mobile

This place is an outstanding example of the urban bunkers during the 2nd world war. It is an experience full of emotions. We need to remember this part of history in order not to repeat these mistakes. The guide is keen to explain the history...More

Date of experience: December 2015
2  Thank DanicaJablonska
Reviewed 23 September 2015

Had read about Klein Berlin and seriously tried to get there. Went to their website to try to determine hours they were open. To no avail. Called directly but no one spoke English. That's fair. Called the Trieste travel information only to be told that...More

Date of experience: September 2015
4  Thank TGB40
Lucio M, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at Kleine Berlin, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2015

Sorry for the problems you have had in contact us. We are a private association and not a public museum, we are open only every last Friday of the month at 8,00 p.m. or, in other days, on reservation, for schools or groups of at...More

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12 September 2018|
Response from LucioTrieste | Property representative |
The Kleine Berlin is open with a guided tour every last Friday of each month at 6.00 and 8.00 pm. (in november Friday 28th) For the visit is not necessary to book but simply arrive at the entrance a few minutes ahead of... More
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19 July 2018|
Response from LucioTrieste | Property representative |
Good morning, The Kleine Berlin is a private site run by some volunteers of the CAT - Club Alpinistico Triestino, so it is open to the public only every last Friday of the month with two guided tours starting respectively at... More
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