We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Museo Civico L'Italia in Africa 1885-1960

Save
Share
Review Highlights
Very interesting!

Very interesting collection of artifacts from the Italian colonial period. The man who gave the... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
Michaelp92
,
Osterville
Worth a stop if you like military history

This Museum touts the Italian colonial conquests of Tunisia, Eritrea, and Ethiopia. The museum does... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Gumbydoc
,
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Read all 15 reviews
27
All photos (27)
Full view
Traveller Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good13%
  • Average33%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible6%
24 Jul 2018
“Very interesting!”
4 Mar 2018
“Worth a stop if you like military history”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
23°
12°
Oct
18°
Nov
14°
Dec
Contact
Via San Giuseppe 1, 97100, Ragusa, Sicily, Italy
+39 0932 676111
Call
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Ragusa
from US$41,20
More Info
from US$94,10
More Info
from US$32,90
More Info
from US$20,40
More Info
Reviews (15)
Filter reviews
5 results
Traveller rating
2
0
3
0
0
Traveller type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
2
0
3
0
0
See what travellers are saying:
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
Reviewed 24 July 2018

Very interesting collection of artifacts from the Italian colonial period. The man who gave the tour was very interesting. I did my master's thesis on Italian imperialism, so this was a real treat for me and my girlfriend.

Thank Michaelp92
Reviewed 4 March 2018

This Museum touts the Italian colonial conquests of Tunisia, Eritrea, and Ethiopia. The museum does present a narrative that is (predictably) one sided. Most of the museum is draped with overseas service uniforms which are nothing if not eclectic. Wew enjoyed it, but I wouldn't...More

1  Thank Gumbydoc
Reviewed 9 February 2016

This is a very interesting Museum. In fact, the entrance is quite unassuming and it is the plaque outside which indicates that there is something interesting inside. The Museum is full of mannequins wearing regalia from different continents. There are hundreds to see as you...More

Thank Christabella_48
Reviewed 3 June 2015

A collection of uniforms and postcards and old photos and booklets and maps and posters and contemporary booklets and old letters home and so on. No mention of the controversies surrounding the Italian colonial adventures.

1  Thank Packhorse
Reviewed 4 August 2014

The "Italia in Africa" museum was a surprising find on our wander through Ragusa Superiore. It's signposted a couple of streets below the Piazza del Duomo along the Corso Italia. Leave baroque wonders aside for a moment and step inside this atmospheric little museum to...More

1  Thank Kati W
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 1 226 nearby hotels
Hotel Montreal
258 reviews
.02 km away
Hotel Vittorio Veneto
196 reviews
.11 km away
Relais Antica Badia
610 reviews
.19 km away
La Dimora di Piazza Carmine
269 reviews
.22 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 16 314 nearby restaurants
Trattoria da Luigi
727 reviews
.10 km away
Giro di Vite
294 reviews
.11 km away
Cuoco Malizio
189 reviews
.14 km away
Tipico
197 reviews
.14 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 6 899 nearby attractions
San Giovanni Battista's Cathedral
162 reviews
.12 km away
Donnalucata
218 reviews
.38 km away
Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Scale
59 reviews
.46 km away
Palazzo La Rocca
24 reviews
.92 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Museo Civico L'Italia in Africa 1885-1960 staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines