Reconstruction of Silvio Pellico’s cell

Museo Nazionale del Risorgimento Italiano

In room IX of the museum, there is a reconstruction of the cell where Silvio Pellico was held from 1822 to 1830 in Spilberk Castle, on a hilltop in the Czech city of Brno. It has the original door and there is a plaque with the names of the Carbonari and patriots who were imprisoned there.