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Museo Della Deportazione

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Museo Della Deportazione

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Basic Information

Location 43° 55′ 21.91″ N, 11° 5′ 35.31″ E
Country Italy
City Prato

General Information

Open to visitors yes
Need appointment no
Handicap accessibility no
Website http://deportazione.po-net.prato.it/
Geographical Coordinates 43.92268,11.09233


Summary

The Museo e Centro di Documentazione della Deportazione e Resistenza ("Museum and Center of Documentation of Deportation and Italian Resistance") is a museum in Prato, central Italy, dedicated to the history of Fascism’s occurrence and rise to power in Italy.

It records the political, racial, and religious persecution and deportation of people in concentration and extermination camps and with resistance during World War II. The institution is located in Figline di Prato, where on 6 September 1944, 29 partisans were killed by German armed forces.


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