Vittoriale degli italiani
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About this place
Complesso di edifici, vie, piazze, un teatro all'aperto, giardini e corsi d'acqua eretto tra il 1921 e il 1938 costruito da Gabriele D'Annunzio.
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12 Via Vittoriale
Gardone Riviera, Lombardia 25083
Phone+39 0365 296511
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Monday 9:00 AM
Tips from locals
This is the home-museum of a twentieth-century Italian poet, Gabriele Dannunzio. It is a place full of charm that allows you to admire the lake from unusual points of view of its garden (for example from the deck of a ... ship!)
Poet, soldier, hypochondriac and proto-Fascist, Gabriele d’Annunzio (1863–1938) defies easy definition, and so does his estate. Bombastic, extravagant and unsettling, it’s home to every architectural and decorative excess imaginable and the decor helps shed light on the man. In the 1920s d’Annunzio…
The Vittoriale degli Italiani is the burial place of Gabriele D’Annunzio and a real citadel he wanted and built together with the architect Giancarlo Maroni between 1921 and 1938.