The museum was opened with the historical and cultural aim of safeguarding and promoting the ideals of the Italian Resistance. It also contains a documentation centre and library on the anti-fascist, Resistance movement, and on the experiences of Italians detained in concentration camps.In addition, it hosts a permanent exhibition, called “Perchè Resistenza”, which is composed of 40 paintings. The Palazzo Aggiunti, the building in which the museum is located, needed restructuring work following a strong earthquake, which damaged part of the building.
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THE VILLAGE OF TOWERS AND PALACES THAT RISES FROM THE APENNINE MOUNTAINS, BIRTHPLACE OF PIERO DELLA FRANCESCA
Sansepolcro is a town nestled at the foot of the Apennine Mountains, a gateway to Tuscany that rules the Upper Tiber Valley. This sprawling green mountainous terrain skims the Alpe della Luna and the Massa Trabaria area, bordering Umbrian hills, the mountains of Arezzo and the Catenaia Alps. Legend has it that Sansepolcro’s mystic origins trace back to the pilgrim saints Arcano and Egidio. ...Morekeyboard_backspace
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