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3000 years in the heart of Tuscany: Etruscan Museum and alabaster workshop

Etruscan Museum and alabaster workshop
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Go back 3000 years in time and plunge into the world of a fascinating people.
Follow the traces of a mysterious past, from the Acropolis to the Etruscan Museum, with its rich collection of cinerary urns and the disquieting “Ombra della Sera” (Shadow of the evening).
Alabaster, art, and tradition in Volterra, a unique handicraft.
Visit an alabaster workshop: feel the emotion of discovering how alabaster objects are created.
 
 

Rate per Person:

 
1 day
price per person from Euro 51,00
 
The price is calculated on min. 30 persons. Every 25 paying participants, one is free.
 
On request prices for families, small groups and individuals

Program

Morning  
Arrival in Volterra and meeting with the tour guide. Guided tour including Piazza dei Priori, Palazzo dei Priori, Cathedral, Baptistery, Porta all’Arco, archeological park, Roman Theater and Etruscan Museum
Lunch  
In a typical restaurant.
Afternoon  
Free visit to an alabaster workshop with demonstration of the stone working. Autonomous visit to the Art Gallery or, alternatively, to a goldsmith’s workshop, which produces jewels based on the Etruscan ones, using the granulation and filigree techniques.
Departure  
In the evening.


The price includes

  • guided tour of Volterra
  • entrance fee to the Etruscan Museum, Alabaster EcoMuseum, Art Gallery, Palazzo dei Priori, Roman Theatre and Etruscan Acropolis
  • lunch with local products in a typical restaurant (main course, second course, side dish, dessert, 1/2 water and 1/4 wine)
  • visit to an alabaster workshop or, alternatively, to a goldsmith’s workshop

The price does not include

- transport
- parking
- supplements, extra, tips and all that is not specified in “The Price includes”.

Consorzio Turistico Volterra Valdicecina Valdera S.c.r.l.
Via Franceschini, 34 - 56048 Volterra (PI) - PIVA 01308340502
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