Museum of the Resistance - Lys Brigade
The Museum, inaugurated in its new headquarters on 25 April 2001 25 April 2008, is housed in the headquarters of Loc. Capoluogo inside the historic building that was the home, immediately after the war, of the first partisan band active in the lower Valle d’Aosta, the Brigata Lys protagonist in 1943 of the first resistance action in the Lower Valley, in the more general context of the war and the struggle for Liberation in the Aosta Valley.
Relics, uniforms, helmets, clothing, flags, topographic maps, weapons, objects of various kinds are suitably combined with precious documentary, photographic and iconographic material, enhanced thanks to multimedia technologies and new and engaging communication methods. The Documentation Center set up in the Museum itself is equipped with publications, videos, CDs, cassettes, manuscripts and archival documents.
Visits on reservation by contacting the Municipality at the phone numbers indicated in the “Contacts” section.
Les Chemins de la Liberté
Beyond the Museum, it is possible to discover the sites of the Liberation fight along the itinerary which goes from Plan de Brun to the hamlet of Marine, reachable in about one hour walk.