Context Travel Shares How Italy’s Art Survived the Nazis and WWII

Imagine an Italy without the David, Sistine Chapel, or Da Vinci’s Last Supper!  The world nearly lost all of Italy’s treasures thanks to the Nazi’s and the ravage of World War II.

The Italians managed to save and preserve their treasures through the collective efforts of their citizens and the Monuments Men and Women of the allied forces.

Context Travel brings this fascinating time in Italy’s history to life.

Learn more about the Monuments Men

Robert Edsel’s book Saving Italy is a must read if you enjoyed this podcast.

 

 

I'm the host of the How to Tour Italy radio show. My goal is to bring the best of Italy to you through the show and my website.

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