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Address: Via Arena 9, 24129 Bergamo, Italy
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Suitable for music lovers

A nice little museum devoted to Domenico Gaetano Maria Donizetti, a Bergamo born Italian composer. Personal articles are preserved along with original musical manuscripts. A must... read more

Reviewed 30 January 2017
Jeremy M
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Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

A nice little museum devoted to Domenico Gaetano Maria Donizetti, a Bergamo born Italian composer. Personal articles are preserved along with original musical manuscripts. A must see if you are a student of music, and interesting enough even if you're not.

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Helsinki, Finland
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Reviewed 30 January 2016

The museum is very small and contains relatively few artifacts. However, you will get a good story about the life of the great composer Gaetano Donizetti. Worth a visit if you are interested to know more about how the cultural life in Bergamo was developing in the 19th century.

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Western Massachusetts
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Reviewed 1 December 2014

We came to Bergamo on the way to another city and stumbled upon the Museo Donizettiano. It's a gem, a second floor devoted to Donizetti and especially to his education under Simone Mayr. Curator Mrs Bartolotti and librarian Mr Capitano were very welcoming and informative. If you like opera and are i Bergamo, you MUST go here. It will set... More 

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Bergamo, Italy
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Reviewed 10 January 2012

Just for those who love Gaetano Donizetti and his music. Small museum but great atmosphere.

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