Since 1962 the Palazzo De Simoni (17th century) has housed the 27 rooms of the Bormio’s Civic Museum
A Small but Precious Museum
The Civic Museum of Bormio is organized in two sections: artistic and ethnographic. A collection of over 4000 pieces demonstrates the local culture, crafts, work, folklore, sports, war, art, and religious life. Valuable paintings and altar pieces coexist with tools for daily use by craftsmen and farmers. The rooms dedicated to old means of transport are interesting, where in addition to old carriages and large sleds; the diligence of Austrian engineering becomes apparent in the vehicles that crossed the Stelvio Pass until 1915.
Civic Museum of Bormio: info and opening
The Museum is located in via Buon Consiglio 25 c/o Palazzo de Simoni
From September 16th it is open every Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday from 3.30 p.m. to 6.30 p.m.
For further information: +39 0342 912216