Museo della Montagna

Museo Della Montagna Di Macugnaga

The Museum of the Mountain and Smugglingè It housed in a building typical of’ architecture Walser located in resortà Prati fraction of the bracket. All’ outside a bust of’ artist G. Root in memory of the great painter Carlo anzaschino Bossone. L’ exposureè articulated in three thematic united by the mountain conductor wire. On the ground floorè exhibited a fine of boards cycle of the cartoonist and journalist Milan Aldo Mazza (1880-1964), who tell with irony l’ Mountaineering Monte Rosa.  On the first floor a’ important artifacts collection illustrates the mountaineering history of Macugnaga, many of these, belonged to climbers perished on the wall“&rdquo ;, Rosa were returned from the glacier. In the corridor are placed materials and equipment with which the famous Guide Group Macugnaga conquered memorize options the east wall of Monte Rosa: skiing, ropes, backpacks, crampons and perfectly preserved original clothing. Completing the mountaineering section of a series of documents on the great mountain guide Macugnaga Matthias Zurbriggen (first climber of’ Aconcagua).&Nbsp; The devoted to the smuggling section, through a rich documentation, is a testimony of a recent past of mountain populations. Photographs, newspaper articles, testimonies allow the’ deepening of a’ lawlessnessà which often resulted in’ only form of livelihood of entire families.


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Via Prati
28876 Macugnaga


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